For the days when you need to indulge your sweet tooth, we have you covered with Chocolate Chip Reese's Cheesecake Bars (video below).
This simple, delicious recipe is perfect for those days when you crave a rich, decadent dessert, but don't feel like putting in hours of work. These Chocolate Chip Reese's Cheesecake Bars bring together cookie dough, cheesecake filling and Reese's peanut butter cups in a creamy medley of flavors. All you have to do is mix the cheesecake, layer the ingredients and bake them. They are best when chilled.
We dare you to try and save leftovers.
Here is BuzzFeed's recipe for the dessert bars, adapted from Culinary Concoctions by Peabody:
2 tubes cookie dough (16 oz each)
2 8 oz. blocks cream cheese
12 Reese's peanut butter cups
3/4 cup powdered sugar
1 tbsp vanilla extract
Flatten 1 tube of cookie dough onto the bottom of a 9" x 9" square baking pan.
Mix cream cheese, powdered sugar, and vanilla extract in separate bowl until smooth.
Lay 3 rows of 4 Reese's cups each on top of the cookie dough.
Pour and spread the cheesecake filling on top of the Reese's.
Lay another flattened layer of cookie dough on top.
Bake at 350 degrees F for 45 min.
After chilling, cut into bars and scarf down immediately.