Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Virtual Cookie Exchange And My Best Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Bar

It's my day for the Virtual Cookie Exchange Blog Hop...welcome!


I got a little creative and put together what I think is the
Best Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Bar ever. 
It's got cheesecake, chocolate, and caramel...what's not to love!



Carol's Best Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Bar

Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease 9” x 13” pan.

Layer 1:
2 cups graham cracker crumbs
1/4 cup cocoa
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter, melted

Mix together graham cracker crumbs, cocoa, granulated sugar, and butter until combined. Press mixture on the bottom of the lightly greased 9” x 13” pan.

Layer 2:
2 8-ounce cream cheese packages, softened
1/2 cup granulated sugar
2 eggs
1 t. vanilla extract

Beat cream cheese and sugar until blended. Beat in vanilla and eggs until blended.
Carefully spread mixture over Layer 1.

Layer 3:
1 can sweetened condensed milk, 14 ounces (not evaporated milk)
1/4 cup flour
1 egg
1 t. vanilla extract
1/2 t. baking powder
1 cup chopped pecans

Beat sweetened condensed milk, flour, egg, vanilla extract, and baking powder until blended. Stir in chopped pecans and spread batter evenly over Layer 2.

Layer 4:
2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips

Sprinkle chocolate chips evenly over Layer 3. Bake 30-40 minutes or until set and light/golden brown. Cool completely and cut into bars. Store in refrigerator.

Optional Layer 5:
Once bars are completely cooled, drizzle with bottled caramel sauce and cut into bars.

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14 comments:

  1. Thank you for hosting this again. Although I am not a cookie baker, I have passed on a number of these recipes to friends and family to enjoy.

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  2. chocolate chip is my favorite cookie

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  3. Oh those look yummy I wonder what they would be like if you added some toasted coconut too? I have never met a cookie I didn't like. :D

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  4. These look decadent and yummy Carol, thanks for sharing :)

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  5. Thank you, Carol, for the recipe and for hosing this event! Merry Christmas!

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  6. Oh my! These sounds so good! I'll be making these for my family's get-together for sure.

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  7. Yummm, yummm. I definitely will give these bars a try - they look delicious. Thank you for putting this hop together again this year. It's such fun to see all the recipes and get so many wonderful ideas to try. Have a great Christmas.

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  8. So many different flavors in one bar. Looks like a quick and easy recipe to throw together. I'm putting this recipe in my files. Thanks!

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  9. Oh my goodness, Carol, those look amazing. I have to get to the store tomorrow for some caramel sauce and I'm set!!!

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  10. OMGosh....those look amazing. I have so enjoyed all of these recipes and will definitely be using then in my Christmas baking in the next few weeks,

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  11. Wow! Five layers of deliciousness! The pics make my mouth water! I like making layered bars as they are so easy to do. Thanks for the recipe.

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  12. That's five layers of richness! It's a cookie that would be loved in this house.

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  13. Yum!! I will have to make this! Thank you for the recipe and the blog hop!

    -Soma

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