Triple-Layer Cookie Bars
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 30 minutes
  • Servings: 2-3 dozen
  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • 1 1/4 cups flour
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup baking cocoa
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup cold butter
  • 2 eggs
  • Topping:
  • 1 pkg (7 oz.) flaked coconut
  • 1 can (14 oz.) sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 cups (12 oz.) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
DIRECTIONS
  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine the first six ingredients
  2. Cut in the butter until the mixture is crumbly
  3. Add the eggs
  4. Mix well
  5. Spread into a greased 13 x 9 inch baking pan
  6. Bake at 350 F for 8 minutes
  7. Sprinkle the coconut over the crust
  8. Drizzle with the milk
  9. Bake at 20-25 minutes longer or until lightly browned
  10. In a heavy saucepan or microwave, melt the chocolate chips and the peanut butter.
  11. Stir until smooth
  12. Spread over the top
  13. Cool on a wire rack
  14. Cut into bars
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Taste Of Home - Diane Bradley