I will just most certainly be adding Peanut Butter to these- they’re crying out for it…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Gooey Butter Bars w. Cheesecake Top


125g/4oz butter

55g/2oz caster sugar, plus extra to finish

180g/6oz plain flour

Cookie Dough Filling

½ cup butter, room temperature

1 cup light brown sugar

2 Tbsp milk

1 tsp vanilla

½ tsp kosher salt

1 cup flour

1 cup chocolate chips

Top Layer

8 oz cream cheese, room temperature

1/3 cup light brown sugar

1 tsp vanilla

2 eggs

1 ½ cups powdered sugar