Ultimate Magic Cookie Bars

Raven Higheagle


Another recipe off the can of Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk. If you love butterscotch you'll love these.

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Makes 16 bars
15 Min
30 Min



1/2 c
unsalted butter, room temperature
3/4 c
light brown sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 large
1 c
all-purpose flour
1 c
graham cracker crumbs (9 graham crackers)
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
1 c
butterscotch chips


1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips (i used mini, but regular size is ok)
3/4 c
shredded sweetened coconut
1/2 c
chopped pecans
8 oz
sweetened condensed milk


1Preheat oven to 350F degrees. Line a 8x8 baking pan with aluminum foil, leaving enough overhang on the sides. Set aside.
2In a large bowl using handheld or stand mixer, cream the butter and brown sugar together on medium speed. Beat for about 2 minutes until smooth and combined. Add the vanilla extract and egg, beating until combined. Scrape the sides of the bowl down as needed. Set aside.
3Toss the flour, graham cracker crumbs, and baking powder together until combined. With the mixer running on low, slowly add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients. Mix until combined, then mix in the butterscotch chips. Press graham cracker dough into the prepared baking pan and bake for 5 minutes.
4Remove from the oven and layer with chocolate chips, coconut, and pecans. Drizzle sweetened condensed milk evenly on top. I sprinkled a couple more butterscotch chips on top, but that's optional.
5Bake the bars until set, about 25-30 minutes. I loosely covered the pan with aluminum foil halfway through baking to prevent browning. Make sure you rotate the pan a couple times during the bake time as well.
6Allow to cool for 30 minutes at room temperature and then stick in the refrigerator to cool all the way through. Once the bottom of the pan is cold, you may cut the bars into squares.
7Bars stay fresh at room temperature for up to 1 week. Bars may be frozen for up to 3 months.

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