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Blondie Squares

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Makes 24
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Blondie Squares

This delicious blondie is a lighter version of a brownie. The fruit and nuts make it a terrific lunch box or after school snack.

What you need

125g butter, melted
1 cup caster sugar
2 eggs, lightly beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/4 cups plain flour
¾ teaspoon bicarbonate soda
½ teaspoon cinnamon
150g CADBURY Dark Chocolate Baking Chips
1 cup sultanas
½ cup dried cranberries
½ cup walnuts, coarsely chopped (optional)

Make it

  1. WHISK together the butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla. Stir in the sifted flour, bicarbonate soda and cinnamon. Fold in the chocolate, dried fruits and walnuts. 
  2. SPOON the mixture into a greased and lined 28 × 18cm pan. Bake in a moderately slow oven 160°C for 50-60 minutes until just firm. Allow to cool completely in the pan before slicing. Store in an airtight container until required.