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Red, White, and Blue Brookie Bars

Ingredients

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Brownie Layer:

  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup M&M’s®

Chocolate Chip Cookie Layer

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips
  • 1 cup M&M’s®

Instructions

Make Brownie Batter:

  1. Preheat oven to 350° degrees. Grease an 8×8 square pan or line with foil and set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl combine melted butter and cocoa and sugar stir until fully dissolved.
  3. Add eggs and vanilla and stir until well combined.
  4. Stir in flour and salt until the flour is fully combine.
  5. Fold in M&M’s®.
  6. Spread brownie batter in pan.

Make Cookie Dough:

  1. Cream butter and sugars in medium mixing bowl.
  2. Add vanilla and egg. Continue to mix together.
  3. Stir in flour, baking soda, salt, and chocolate chips and mix until well combined.
  4. Drop cookie dough in small spoonfuls over brownie batter.
  5. Sprinkle M&M’s® over cookie dough.
  6. Bake for 35-40 minutes. Remove from oven and cool for 10 minutes before cutting.