Let’s face it, we all enjoy a treat on the weekend after a long week of working and eating right. Baking a batch of any one of these cookie bars will bring you the joyful satisfaction you’re looking for in a well deserved sweet treat!
1) S’mores Cookie Bars
These cookie bars have all the sweet pleasures of a s’more, but in cookie bar form. They are addictively sweet and a perfect summertime treat that can be enjoyed inside on the couch or on your patio underneath the light of the moon.
2) Almond Joy Brownies
We all love a good candy bar, but have you ever had a candy bar inspired brownie? These brownies have all the goodness of the beloved candy bar, but in brownie form. They may even bring back some childhood memories.
3) Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars
Sometimes the hassle of making a batch of chocolate chip cookies seems daunting. Let these chocolate chip cookie bars lighten the load for you. They are so simple to make and hold the same buttery goodness of the chocolate chip cookies you know and love.
4) Strawberry Crumb Bars
If you have a hankering for strawberry pie, but don’t want to go through the entire process of making one; look no further than these strawberry crumb bars. They taste just like strawberry crumb pie! These bars are a great way to use up strawberries that are starting to turn.
5) Strawberries and Cream Rice Krispie Treats
These treats are light, sweet, and so quick to throw together. They get their strawberry flavor from pulsed freeze-dried strawberries. Save a few strawberry pieces to garnish!
6) Fudgy Double Chocolate Walnut Brownies
Oh baby! If you are looking for a fudgy brownie recipe, this is the recipe for you. These brownies are oh so fudgy, and oh so chocolatey delicious. One of these brownies will send you straight to chocolate bliss!
7) Black Forest Brownies
It is cherry season! These Black Forest brownies taste just like the cake, but in brownie form. These are definitely messy and not to be eaten with your hand, unless you really want to.
8) Brown Sugar Walnut Date Bars
I don’t know about you, but I love a good date bar. These brown sugar walnut bars are heavenly. They are chewy, sweet, and taste just like an oatmeal raisin cookie (but with dates of course.)
9) Caramel Apple Pecan Rice Krispie Treats
I know it is not quite fall yet, but there is no reason you can’t still enjoy a caramel apple treat. These rice cereal treats are made with buttery caramel, pecans, and dried apples. Be forewarned, they are addictive!
10) Chocolate Ganache Covered Brownies
If you are looking for a decadent recipe to make this weekend, this one is it. These chocolate ganache brownies are fudgy, chocolately, and worth every calorie. These rich, chocolatey brownies will make you dance!
A few tools or items you may need for these recipes:
- 9-by-9-inch Baking Pan
- 9-by-13-inch Baking Pan
- Parchment Paper
- Electric Mixer
- A hungry appetite for some delectable treats