Admittedly, these seem a bit labor-some. They're not. They're f l a v o r-some. ; )
Don't get us wrong, we love the typical Holiday cookies made + shared this time of year.
And there's something nostalgic about it all.
But it's 2020.
It's time to level up and #bringthesugar.
3/4 c salted butter, cubed
1 1/4 c + 2 T packed brown sugar
2 lg eggs
3/4 tsp vanilla
2 1/4 c AP flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/8 tsp cinnamon
1/2 c dried cranberries
6 oz white baking chocolate, roughly chopped
8 oz room temp cream cheese
1 c powdered sugar
6 oz white baking chocolate, melted
1/2 c dried cranberries, roughly chopped
TIME TO ASSEMBLE
Preheat oven 350 F
Spray 9x13" baking dish
Melt butter, stir in brown sugar + hemp sugar
Add to large mixing bowl + let cool to room temp
Beat in eggs + vanilla
In separate bowl, whisk flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon
Slowly add dry mixture to butter mixture
Stir in cranberries + chopped chocolate
Spread that thick batter into pan
Bake 19-21 mins until just set
Cool completely on wire rack
Use electric mixer to beat cream cheese + powdered sugar
Add half of the melted chocolate + beat until combined
Top blondies with icing
Sprinkle with chopped cranberries
Drizzle with remaining white chocolate
Cut into squares or triangles
Store in fridge until ready to serve
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Show us some love: #bringthesugar
Bring the cheer. #Bringthesugar.
And bring us a plate of these next time you're in NJ.