Brown Sugar Cookie Bars
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These brown sugar cookie bars are a great quick dessert for the family with brown sugar and cinnamon for a warm flavor that works perfectly with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top!
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 9
  • 1/4 c butter
  • 1 c. brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg beaten lightly
  • 3/4 c all purpose flour
  • 1 t baking powder
  • 1/4 t cinnamon
  • 1 t vanilla extract
  1. preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. grease and 8x8 baking pan
  3. melt butter in a small saucepan
  4. remove from heat and add brown sugar
  5. beat egg in small bowl and add a bit of warm sugar to bowl and stir
  6. add egg mixture to the pan and stir
  7. sift flour, baking powder and cinnamon together
  8. add to brown sugar mixture
  9. stir in vanilla extract
  10. pour into baking pan
  11. bake for 20
  12. allow to cool, then cut into bars
  13. **if you line the baking pan with foil you should still allow them to cool a few minutes to allow the cookie to set then remove and cut into gooey bars.
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