Chewy Chocolate Bars

  • Yield: 3 dozen


1/2cup butter
3tablespoons butter
1/2cup unsweetened cocoa
1-1/2cup sugar
2-- eggs
1cup quick cooking oats
1/4cup unsifted all purpose flour
1/2teaspoon baking powder
1/2teaspoon salt
1teaspoon vanilla
1cup coursely chopped walnuts


  1. Melt butter in small saucepan over low heat; stir in cocoa. Pour mixture into small mixer bowl; gradually beat in sugar. Add eggs ; beat well.
  2. Combine oats, flour, baking powder and salt; add to chocolate mixture, blending well. Stir in vanilla and walnuts.
  3. Spread in greased 9-inch square pan. Bake at 350 for 30 to 35 minutes or until cookie begins to pull away from edges of pan. Cool slightly; cut into bars. Cool completely.