Chocolate Oatmeal Bars
 
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These Chocolate Oatmeal Bars are not only easy to make but are delicious too.
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 20 bars
Ingredients
  • Cookie Layer:
  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 2 tsp. vanilla
  • 2½ cups flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tsp.salt
  • 3 cups quick cooking oatmeal
  • Topping:
  • 1 (12 oz.) pkg. milk chocolate chips
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbs. butter
  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ½ cup chopped nuts (I used pecans)
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray a 9x13 pan with cooking spray.
  3. In a large bowl, cream together 1 cup butter, brown sugar, eggs and vanilla extract.
  4. Add the flour, salt, soda and oatmeal and mix well.
  5. Press into the prepared pan.
  6. In another bowl, melt 2 Tbs. butter and chocolate chips together.
  7. Add the sweetened condensed milk, vanilla, salt and nuts.and mix together until smooth.
  8. Pour over the cookie layer and spread evenly over the top.
  9. Bake for 20-25 minutes.
  10. Cool and cut into bars.
  11. ENJOY!
Recipe by Sugar n' Spice Gals at http://sugar-n-spicegals.com/2017/02/chocolate-oatmeal-bar-cookies.html