Almond Chocolate Chip Bars
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Almond Chocolate Chip Bars

These almond chocolate chip bars are a cross between a cookie and a slice of coffeecake with a hint of Scandinavian tradition.

25
bars
15 min
PREP TIME
1 hr 10 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Bars

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter softened

2 teaspoons almond extract

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

Glaze

1/2 cup powdered sugar

1 tablespoon Land O Lakes® Butter softened

1 tablespoon milk

1/3 cup sliced almonds

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350°F. Grease 8-inch square baking pan; set aside.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine sugar, 1/2 cup butter and almond extract in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add egg; mix well. Add flour, baking powder and salt; beat at low speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Stir in chocolate chips.

  3. STEP 3

    Spread batter into prepared pan. Bake 25-30 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool completely.

  4. STEP 4

    Combine powdered sugar, 1 tablespoon butter and milk in bowl; mix well. Spread over cooled bars. Sprinkle with almonds; press lightly into glaze.

Nutrition

110Calories
6Fat (mg)
20Cholesterol (mg)
75Sodium (mg)
13Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
1Protein (g)

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  December 13, 2011

These are amazing! I wouldn't change a thing about the recipe. Just perfect.

— says Jessica
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  December 14, 2010

I've been making this recipe for quite a while now and always get a great response with it. I definitely would give it a five star rating. I also freeze them but only for about 2 weeks before serving.

— says Carol
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