4 Layer Vanilla-Chocolate Raspberry Bars

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 50 mins

I love recipes like this! The vanilla chips are creamy and combine well with the raspberry! It is just perfect for any occasion! 8)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350°.
  2. In large mixing bowl, combine sugar, butter, salt and vanilla extract.
  3. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often and then reduce speed to low.
  4. Beat, adding in flour 1 cup at a time, scraping bowl often, until mixture is crumbly.
  5. Set aside 1 cup of mixture.
  6. Add eggs to remaining crumb mixture in the bowl; beat until mixture forms dough.
  7. Evenly press into ungreased 13x9-inch pan.
  8. Bake 30 minutes or until lightly browned.
  9. Slather preserves over the hot, partially baked bars.
  10. Sprinkle vanilla chips over and add reserved crumb mixture.
  11. Baking for additional 20-25 minutes or until topping is lightly browned.
  12. Allow to cool thoroughly before cutting into bars.


Most Helpful

This was so easy to make. And it's awesome. I highly recommend for anyone with a sweet tooth.

jsingham April 24, 2008

This recipe is wonderful! Its perfect for a quick desert that looks like you spent alot more time making than you actually did. The vanilla chips make it more than just a desert bar. I have not had anyone try this that didnt love it. Thanks Ocean~Ivy!!

rredrose126 May 15, 2005

This is a great recipe! It would be especially good for holidays to brighten up the table because they make a beatiful looking dessert square

Heidi Borman November 02, 2004

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