Cookie Bars

Certainly! Here’s the full recipe for Cookie Bars:

Cookie Bars:


  • 1 box of yellow cake mix
  • 1/2 cup melted butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 bag of chocolate chips


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C).
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the yellow cake mix, melted butter, eggs, and vanilla. Mix well until the ingredients are thoroughly combined. The batter will be thick.
  3. Gently fold in the chocolate chips, ensuring they are evenly distributed throughout the batter.
  4. Grease a 9×13 baking dish with cooking spray or butter.
  5. Spread the batter evenly into the prepared baking dish.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes or until the edges are golden brown and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out with a few moist crumbs (not wet batter).
  7. Allow the cookie bars to cool in the baking dish for about 15 minutes before cutting them into squares or bars.
  8. Once cooled, serve and enjoy these delicious and easy-to-make cookie bars!

Feel free to customize the recipe by adding nuts, sprinkles, or other mix-ins of your choice. Enjoy your homemade cookie bars!

Most Popular Questions and Answers Related to Cookie Bars

While there may not be specific popular questions for this particular cookie bars recipe, here are some general questions that people often ask about cookie bars, along with their answers:

  1. Can I use a different cake mix flavor?
    • Yes, you can experiment with different cake mix flavors to create variations. Try chocolate, strawberry, or funfetti for a unique twist.
  2. Can I add nuts or other mix-ins?
    • Absolutely! Feel free to add chopped nuts, dried fruits, or other mix-ins of your choice to enhance the flavor and texture.
  3. How should I store leftover cookie bars?
    • Store leftover cookie bars in an airtight container at room temperature for up to a few days. For longer storage, you can refrigerate them.
  4. Can I freeze cookie bars?
    • Yes, you can freeze cookie bars. Ensure they are well-wrapped or placed in an airtight container before freezing. Thaw at room temperature when ready to eat.
  5. What size baking dish should I use?
    • For this recipe, use a 9×13-inch baking dish. You can adjust the baking time if using a different-sized dish.
  6. Can I use margarine instead of butter?
    • While butter is recommended for its flavor, you can use margarine as a substitute. Ensure it’s melted before adding to the batter.
  7. What’s the best way to know if the bars are done baking?
    • Insert a toothpick into the center of the bars; it should come out with a few moist crumbs, indicating that the bars are baked through.

Feel free to ask any specific questions you may have about this or any other recipe!