Gather the ingredients - the recipe and directions are below.
Combine flour and brown sugar, then cut in butter or margarine till crumbly. Add 1/2 cup chocolate chips.
Press this mixture into a 9 x 13 baking dish, and bake in a 350 degree preheated oven for 15 minutes.
In same bowl, while crust is baking, combine sweetened condensed milk, egg, vanilla.
Mix in the rest of the chocolate chips and chopped nuts.
This is what it looks like when it's all mixed together.
When crust is done baking, spread mixture over crust, and bake for 20 to 25 minutes, until golden brown.
Let cool to room temperature and cut into squares. Store covered at room temperature.
Below is the recipe with full directions.
Championship Chocolate Chip Bars
makes 24 to 36 bars
1 1/2 cups unsifted flour
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup cold margarine or butter
1-12 oz package semi-sweet chocolate chips
1-14 oz can sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated milk)
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 cup chopped nuts
Heat oven to 350 degrees. In medium bowl, combine flour and sugar, cut in margarine until crumbly. Stir in 1/2 cup chips, press firmly to bottom of 13 x 9-inch baking pan. Bake 15 minutes. Meanwhile, in same bowl, combine sweetened condensed milk, egg, and vanilla; stir in remaining 1 1/2 cups chips and the nuts. Spread evenly over prepared crust. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool completely. Cut into bars. Store covered at room temperature.
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