Chewy Chocolate Chunk Bars

Chewy Chocolate Chunk Bars

Loaded with chunks of chocolate and sprinkled with nuts, this chewy bar is a crowd pleaser.

15 min. prep time
48 bars
000 Ratings



2 cups firmly packed brown sugar
1 1/2 cups Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
2 teaspoons vanilla
1/4 teaspoon almond extract
3 cups uncooked old-fashioned oats or quick-cooking oats
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
8 (1-ounce) squares semi-sweet or bittersweet baking chocolate, chopped
1/2 cup chopped pecans or walnuts


1 (1-ounce) square semi-sweet or bittersweet baking chocolate
1 (1-ounce) square white baking chocolate
1 teaspoon shortening


Heat oven to 350°F.

Combine brown sugar and butter in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add eggs, vanilla and almond extract; continue beating until well mixed. Add oats, flour and baking soda; beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in 8 ounces chopped chocolate and pecans.

Spread batter into ungreased 15x10x1-inch baking pan. Bake 24-27 minutes or until set. Cool completely.

Microwave 1 ounce semi-sweet chocolate and 1/2 teaspoon shortening in bowl on Medium (50% power), stirring occasionally, 1-1 1/2 minutes or until melted. Drizzle over cooled bars. Repeat with white chocolate and remaining shortening.

Cool completely until chocolate is set. Cut into bars.

Nutrition Facts (1 bar)

Calories: 160

Fat: 9g

Cholesterol: 25mg

Sodium: 65mg

Carbohydrates: 19g

Dietary Fiber: <1g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #11520©2000Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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