Chocolate Chip Bars (Or Gift Mix in a Jar)

Recipe by Mimi in Maine
READY IN: 40mins
YIELD: 24 squares
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cream butter, both sugars, and egg; add vanilla and water.
  • Add the flour, powder, soda, and salt; mix well.
  • Add chocolate chips.
  • Spread in a greased 9x12 pan (9x13 will make them a little thinner).
  • Bake 375 degree oven for 20-25 minutes till done; cool in pan; cut in 2" squares.
  • FOR GIFT GIVING:
  • In a 1-quart wide-mouth canning jar pack each layer in place before adding the next ingredient.
  • LAYERS:
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder.
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda.
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt.
  • 3/4 cup flour.
  • 1/4 cup white sugar.
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar.
  • 1 cup chocolate chips.
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar.
  • 1/4 cup white sugar.
  • 1 cup flour.
  • WRITE A NOTE ON EACH JAR ON HOW TO MAKE IT:
  • 1 jar Chocolate Chip Bar Mix.
  • 3/4 cup butter--softened.
  • 2 eggs.
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla.
  • 1 teaspoon water.
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees; In large mixing bowl cream the butter and eggs and vanilla; add the Chocolate Chip Bar Mix and stir till blended; spread into greased 9x12 pan and bake for 20-25 minutes; cool in pan and cut in 2" squares.
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