Thursday, June 14, 2012

White Chocolate-Cashew Butterscotch Blondies


Ingredients:

1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
2 cups packed brown sugar
3 eggs
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 bars (4 oz each) white chocolate baking bars, coarsely chopped
1 1/4 cups salted roasted cashew halves and pieces, chopped

Directions:

1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom of 13x9-inch pan with baking spray with flour. In large bowl, beat butter and brown sugar with electric mixer on medium speed until fluffy. Add eggs; beat on medium-high speed until fluffy. Add flour, baking powder and salt; beat on low speed until mixed.

2. With spoon, stir in white chocolate and 3/4 cup of the cashews until well mixed. Spread in pan. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cashews; press down lightly.

3. Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until edges look dry, center is set and toothpick inserted 2 inches from edge of pan comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour. For bars, cut into 8 rows by 4 rows.

Recipe shared from: http://www.bettycrocker.com/recipes/white-chocolate-cashew-butterscotch-blondies/012b5d3f-223b-4b56-be31-8163e1e65d7b