This Grandmother-Like Dessert Recipe Combines Lots of Treats in One Square

By: Alyson Wyers - Oct 19, 2015
References: ohsweetbasil
These delicious cookie cake bars are like all your favorite desserts combined into one convenient and yummy square. Created by Carrian from the food blog Oh Sweet Basil, the tasty treat recipe provides a way to change things up from regular brownies or cookies.

The simple and delicious cookie cake bars consist of moist raisin-studded spice cake that is topped with frosting. The grandma-inspired squares contain vanilla, nutmeg, salt, cinnamon, flour, egg, sugar, shortening, baking soda, water and raisins. Meanwhile the frosting is made out of softened butter, vanilla, powdered sugar and milk.

Ideal for slow Sundays, the spiced treats are also the perfect complement to tea, coffee or any other hot beverage you drink to warm up with this fall season.