Brownie Raspberry Bars Ingredients:
•1 cup (6 ounces) semi-sweet chocolate chips
•1/4 cup margarine or butter
•2 cups biscuit baking mix
•1 (14-ounce) can Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk (NOT evaporated milk)
•1 teaspoon vanilla extract
•1 cup chopped nuts
•1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
•1/2 cup confectioner's sugar
•1/2 cup red raspberry preserves
•Red food coloring, optional
1.Preheat oven to 350°F. In small saucepan, over low heat, melt chips with margarine.
2.In large mixer bowl, combine melted chips, biscuit mix, sweetened condensed milk, egg and vanilla; mix well. Stir in nuts. Turn into well-greased 15x10-inch baking pan.
3.Bake 20 minutes or until center is set. Cool thoroughly. In small mixer bowl, beat cream cheese, sugar, preserves and food coloring, if desired, until smooth; spread over brownies. Garnish with Chocolate Drizzle. Chill. Cut into bars. Store covered in refrigerator.
4.Chocolate Drizzle: Melt 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips with 1 tablespoon shortening. Immediately drizzle over bars.
Preparation Time :15 minutes
Bake Time : 20 minutes
Chill Time: 1 hour
Serves: Makes 36 to 48 bars