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Christmas Cookie Bars

Quick and easy cookie bars
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Quick, Easy
Servings: 18
Calories: 301kcal



  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp salt
  • 4 eggs slightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup butter melted and cooled
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1.5 cups chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup Christmas M&Ms plus more for sprinkling on top


  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • In medium mixing bowl, combine dry ingredients.
  • Add wet ingredients and mix well.
  • Add chocolate chips and M&Ms. Mix Well.
  • Spread parchment paper out over pan leaving extra at each end.
  • Dump dough onto parchment paper and spread out evenly across pan using a spoon or spatula. (The dough is thick, so this will take some work.)
  • Sprinkle additional M&Ms on top of dough for more color.
  • Cut off any excess parchment paper around the edges. Bake for 25-30 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Let cool, cut into bars and serve.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 301kcal | Carbohydrates: 47g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 53mg | Sodium: 268mg | Potassium: 73mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 35g | Vitamin A: 257IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 52mg | Iron: 1mg