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MILKY WAY® cookie bars

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Yummy candy bar cookies

This Halloween, take your MILKY WAY® candy bars to the next level by turning them into these fabulously rich cookie bars.

By the time Nov. 1 rolls around, you're likely to be bombarded with plastic orange pumpkin baskets filled with all sorts of sweet treats.

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MILKY WAY® cookie bars


  • 1/4  cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 egg white
  • 1/2  cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons brewed coffee (optional)
  • 1/2  tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4  teaspoon baking soda
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 cup diced MILKY WAY® candy bars
  • 1/4  cup sweetened condensed milk

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Heat oven to 350 degrees F and spray an 8 x 8-inch baking dish.


Melt the butter and let it cool.


Combine the egg whites, butter, sugar, coffee and vanilla.

Yummy candy bar cookies


Add flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt to the wet mixture.

Yummy candy bar cookies


Set aside 2/3 of the dough.


Spread the remaining dough in the baking dish.

Yummy candy bar cookies


Drop MILKY WAY® pieces throughout the dough.

Yummy candy bar cookies


Crumble the remaining 1/3 of the dough on top of the mixture in chunks.

Yummy candy bar cookies


Bake for 30 minutes. Cool for about 3 hours before slicing and serving.

Yummy candy bar cookies

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These crunchy and chewy treats are so good, your kids will be clamoring to go door-to-door again to collect more MILKY WAY® bars!

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