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Christmas Cookie Bars - easy to make cookie bars for the holidays!
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Christmas Cookie Bars

Easy to make, colorful and delicious Christmas Cookie Bars will be your new go-to treat for the holidays!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Christmas Cookie Bars
Servings: 8
Calories: 894kcal
Author: Mique Provost


  • 1 c butter unsalted softened
  • 1 c brown sugar
  • ¾ c sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tbsp vanilla
  • ¾ tsp baking soda
  • ¾ tsp salt
  • 3 c flour
  • 6.8 oz milk chocolate Hershey Bar broken into pieces
  • 11.4 oz M&M's holiday colors


  • Cream butter and sugars.
  • Add eggs and vanilla.
  • Then add dry ingredients.
  • Spread in a greased/floured cookie sheet.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 9-11 mins, until golden brown on top.
  • Remove from oven and immediately place broken chocolate bar on top of the cookie dough.
  • Return to oven for 2-3 minutes (keeping an eye on it), just to melt the chocolate.
  • Take out of oven and spread the chocolate with a knife or spatula to the edges of the cookie dough.
  • Let cool for 10 minutes. Add M&M's to the top (nuts can be added too).
  • Cut into triangles.
  • Serve and enjoy!


Calories: 894kcal | Carbohydrates: 123g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 41g | Saturated Fat: 25g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 113mg | Sodium: 410mg | Potassium: 108mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 84g | Vitamin A: 860IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 124mg | Iron: 3.9mg