Cheesecake Cookie Bars


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Cheesecake Cookie Bars

A couple weeks ago, I shared a recipe with my readers for some easy chocolate chip cookies. Today I want to share a recipe that uses those cookies as a base and then kicks it up a notch. Are you ready to make some delicious Cheesecake Cookie Bars? Your neighbors are going to LOVE you when you bring them a plate of these this holiday season!

Cheesecake Cookie Bars



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Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough & Cheesecake Cookie Bars


Cookie Dough:

  • 1 cup softened butter
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups firmly packed brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 1/2 tsp. vanilla
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 18 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips


  • 2 pkgs. (8 oz each) cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs


Cookie Dough:

Preheat oven to 350.
In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter, sugars, eggs and vanilla.
In another bowl , mix together the flour, salt, baking powder and baking soda .
Combine the wet and dry ingredients.
Stir in chocolate chips.

Cheesecake Cookie Bars:

Preheat oven to 350. Lightly grease a 9×13 baking pan.
Reserve about 2 cups of your cookie dough & press remaining dough evenly into prepared pan.
In a small mixing bowl, combine cream cheese, sugar and eggs. Beat with electric mixer at medium speed until well blended and smooth.
Spread cream cheese mixture over the cookie dough in your pan.
Break reserved dough into small pieces and sprinkle over cream cheese mixture.
Bake 35 minutes or until center is almost set, then let cool completely in pan on wire rack.
Store leftovers covered in refrigerator.

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Cheesecake Cookie Bars

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3 comments on “Cheesecake Cookie Bars”

  1. These look so good. I’m wishing I had some cream cheese in the fridge right now.

  2. Thanks for having me Jamielyn! :)

  3. Thank you for sharing your recipes! One is more amazing then the next! We are having a Daddy baby shower next week & I will be making a few of your desserts!

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