Creamy Dreamy Chocolate Bars
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INGREDIENTS
  • 2 1/4 cups flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup rolled oats
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 sticks (8 oz) butter, melted
  • 1 egg, slightly beaten
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 (14-oz) can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 cup (6 oz) semisweet chocolate chips
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Grease a 9 x 13-inch pan.
  3. In a medium bowl, stir together flour, sugar, oatmeal, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt until blended.
  4. Mix in melted butter, egg and vanilla until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  5. Set aside 1 1/2 cups.
  6. Press remaining mixture into bottom of prepared pan.
  7. Bake 10 minutes.
  8. Remove from oven.
  9. Pour condensed milk over crust to within 1/2 inch of edge.
  10. Sprinkle chocolate chips and reserved crumbs evenly over milk, pressing in lightly.
  11. Bake an additional 18 - 20 minutes, or until set.
  12. Remove to a rack and let cool thoroughly before cutting into bars.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Source: 365 Great Cookies & Brownies