Choco-Raspberry Bars Recipe
- 2 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon salt
- ½ cup butter
- ½ cup shortening
- ¾ cup white sugar
- ¾ cup packed brown sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 2 eggs
- 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
- 8 ounces raspberry preserves
step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease the bottom and sides of 9x13 inch pan.
step 2: Combine flour, baking soda and salt in a small bowl; set aside.
step 3: In a large mixing bowl blend butter, shortening, white sugar, brown sugar and vanilla together until creamed. Stir in the eggs, one at a time. Blend flour mixture into sugar mixture. Fold in chocolate chips.
step 4: Spread 2/3 of the dough mixture evenly in pan. Cover top with 8 ounces raspberry preserves. Dot remaining dough randomly over the jam.
step 5: Bake in the center of the oven for 30 minutes, or until done all the way through. Cool, cut, serve and enjoy!