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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Ever

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars ever are soft, chewy, easy to make and loaded with chocolate. You only need one bowl and 30 minutes for this easy bar cookies recipe! 
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Cookie bars recipe, The best chocolate chip cookie bars ever
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 16
Calories 219kcal
Author Dee


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 cups brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips


  • Add the butter to a large mixing bowl, and melt in microwave. 
  • Add the brown sugar and white sugar, and mix until well combined.
  • Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each egg is added. Mix in the cinnamon and vanilla., 
  • Gradually add flour, one cup at a time, and mix well. Add sea salt and baking powder, and mix until well combined
  • Stir in chocolate chips, and press mixture evenly into a parchment paper-lined 9 X 13 metal baking pan. Top with additional chocolate chips, if desired
  • Bake for 25 minutes or until cookie bars are light golden brown, center is set and toothpick inserted into center is fairly clean. Bars will be slightly soft, so don't overbake
  • remove from oven, allow to cool for 5 minutes, then lift parchment paper up, and cool completely on counter or metal rack
  • Slice into squares, and store in an airtight container


Serving: 16g | Calories: 219kcal | Carbohydrates: 38g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 35mg | Sodium: 137mg | Potassium: 102mg | Sugar: 26g | Vitamin A: 205IU | Calcium: 48mg | Iron: 1mg