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Dulce de Leche Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars from crunchycreamysweet.com

Dulce de Leche Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Dulce de Leche Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars - this bars will make you speechless! Gooey bars made with browned butter, filled with chocolate chips and swirls of dulce de leche.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookie bars
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 9 bars
Calories 358kcal
Author Anna


  • 1 cup all-purpose unbleached flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/8 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 cup packed dark brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips or chunks
  • 8 Tbsp dulce de leche


  • Spray 8" square baking dish with cooking spray. Line with parchment paper and spray the paper. Set aside.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • In a medium mixing bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients ( flour, baking powder, soda and salt ).
  • In a medium saucepan brown 8 tablespoons of butter. Take of the heat and add brown sugar. Whisk until combined. Let cool slightly.
  • Add egg and whisk well.
  • Add vanilla extract and whisk again.
  • Add the dry ingredients and chocolate chips and fold in gently with a spatula. Do not over mix. The batter will be thick and sticky.
  • Spread in prepared baking dish.
  • Drop tablespoon-fulls of dulce de leche on top of the batter. Make swirls with a knife.
  • Bake 20 to 25 minutes, but no longer than that.
  • Let cool completely before cutting.


Calories: 358kcal | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 46mg | Sodium: 164mg | Potassium: 195mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 31g | Vitamin A: 350IU | Calcium: 53mg | Iron: 2.2mg