cake mix milky way cookie bars
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Cake Mix Milky Way Cookie Bars

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time45 mins
Servings: 12 bars
Author: Nichole

Ingredients

FOR THE COOKIE BARS:

  • 1 15.25 Ounce box chocolate cake mix
  • 5 tablespoons butter melted
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 Teaspoon vanilla
  • 4 Milky Way bars chopped and divided

FOR THE CHEESECAKE FILLING:

  • 5 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 teaspoons almond extract divided

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Line a 9x13 inch baking dish with foil and spray with nonstick cooking spray.
  • In a medium bowl mix together the cream cheese and sugar on medium speed until smooth. Add the egg and almond extract, mix until well combined.
  • In a large bowl stir together the cake mix with the butter, eggs, and almond extract until well combined.
  • Pour the cake mix batter into the prepared pan. Spon filling by tablespoons onto batter, swirl through the batter with a knife.
  • Top batter with half of the chopped Milky Way bars.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 30-35 minutes.
  • Allow bars to cool completely, and top with remaining chopped Milky Way bars before serving.