Thanks so much for giving the recipe a try, I am so glad you enjoyed! xTieghan. LOL thanks so much for following along:) Happy Holidays! I can only assume the high moisture content from the apples sprinkled on top would contribute to this, so it would definitely need more time to bake through. Peanut butter blossoms xTieghan. I hope you love making your cookie box! Saw these this morning and couldn’t help but make them right away. Fold in the apples and … So easy and fast to make and so delicious!! You’ve inspired me to do cookie boxes this year and I used a couple of your recipes! Everyone LOVED it! Killer good !!! xTieghan. Hey Heather, Butter keeps the bars rich and flavorful, but the apple butter adds a concentrated sweet apple flavor while also adding moisture. I highly recommend adding the extra cinnamon when you make these again! My cousin made it & posted it on IG & I knew I needed to try as well! – Ginger molasses cookies But trust me, it’s going to be good. xTieghan, https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/homemade-slow-cooker-maple-apple-butter/. I followed the recipe as written except for a jarred apple butter. The flavor is awesome though and the extra step to make homemade apple butter was the right choice! Happy Holidays! These Chewy Apple Blondies are packed with apple chunks, have a yummy cinnamon sugar topping and taste like apple pie. xTieghan. Amazingly delicious! Thank you so much Selena!! So sorry you had issues with the glaze, I am thinking your butter was too hot. Brown Butter Caramelized Apple Crisp Bars w/ Pecan Streusel + Mascarpone Maple Glaze. These are my best tips and tricks that I’ve learned throughout my past years of creating cookie boxes. I will fix it! Please let me know if you have any other questions. A tip that we use: take advantage of the freezer. will definitely make it again! They do not represent how I would actually ship my box. xTieghan. Hi Emily! Can you please share your best homemade apple butter recipe but on the stove? Thank you so much for trying them! I may try again. You can certainly use pumpkin butter, I would just note that it will change the flavor slightly. These were beyond delicious!! I went back and checked several times and all the measurements were correct. Just finished making (and eating) this delicious recipe. Hey Christina, Together we bake away all day, it’s the best. Big fan of the site and love all the recipes! Here are a few ideas: Lastly, if you make these Brown Butter Apple Blondies with Cinnamon Maple Glaze,  be sure to leave a comment and/or give this recipe a rating! I’m just bagging up some rocky roads to give out with gift deliveries. Hi Madi! 2020 has been an interesting one, to say the least. I keep mine drizzly but still thick and creamy. I am happy that helped! Sep 7, 2019 - Just because it's Friday...Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Blondies. I’d love to help you get this recipe just the way you’d like it! I hope you love the recipe, please let me know if you have any other questions! My pan has no density, no crumble, no crisp edges. I also love how easy & quick it was to make. Thanks. The texture was really off on these for me. Wow I am so happy to hear that!! I had to rebake them after putting the glaze and cutting into them because That had to be eaten with a spoon, they were so gooey! Thanks so much Nichelle!! Thank you so very much Linda! xTieghan, the flavor of these bars is AMAZING!! I skipped the apples on top and added chopped pecans instead. Thank you Diza!! – lace cookies What can I substitute for apple butter? Please let me know if there is anything I can help with! If I may ask, what are the pretty white cut-out trees and snowflakes? Thank you for trying them! I love to use apple butter on toast, chicken, and cocktails! I tried a few pastry box sizes but nothing works with the look I want. xTieghan. Chocolate crinkle (the best cookie) xTieghan. Thank you for trying it! These are not your average blondie. I am so happy you like these! That way it can really sink into all the nooks and crannies throughout these buttery blondie bars. – Nana’s Brown Sugar Fudge (best fudge ever!) Worth it! Let cool. I am about to make a second batch to put in boxes of Christmas goodies…so my question is “how well do these freeze?”. Made these last night. In a medium bowl, whisk 1 cup browned butter, brown sugar, eggs, and vanilla extract together. This way they are all ready to ship in the morning. FALL! xTieghan. These are great to make and so delicious! It was a great fall dessert for our Sunday family dinner. Thanks for sharing!! Amazing! Hey Alice, Hi Hey Karen, Drizzle the glaze over the bars. Thank you for trying this one! Hey Linda, xTieghan. The slightest twang goes a long way! I am so happy you have been loving these, Rosie! xTieghan. My oven is old so they took about 45 minutes to bake, I took them out twice to move the liquid on top around the blondies and followed by baking 5 minutes. Allow the butter to brown, until it smells toasted, about 2-3 minutes. 10/10 would recommend! https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/prosciutto-apple-and-sage-butter-chicken/ did I do something wrong? I think my top 5 favorite cookies that you have listed for this year are:Hot Chocolate Lace Cookies, Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies, Crinkly Caramel Stuffed Brownie Cookies, The Santa Clause Cookies, and ,Salted Caramel Pretzel Snickerdoodles !!! They are delicious. Thank you! I’m Tieghan, the recipes you’ll find here are inspired by the people and places I love most. Whether you need to get dinner on the table for your family tonight or are planning your next get-together with friends, Half Baked Harvest Cookbook has your new favorite recipe. . Alternately, you can use cookie tins as well. xTieghan. The apple butter is what really makes this recipe. Pack your cookies snug in your box to keep them from moving during shipping. Because the Apple and brown sugar on top was kind of gooey, I couldn’t tell if it was baked or not. Happy Holidays! Already planning on making these 5 more times , Hi Katie! Creamy Bacon Tortellini with Charred Broccoli. Happy Holidays! Yes!! In Canaada, our butter is not usually packaged in sticks so I would always have to do a little math before measuring. And Happy Holidays!! Made these today, I had to make two adjustments, I only had about a teaspoon of cinnamon left, so I subbed in some cardamom (a favorite in our house) and it’s amazing. Thank you so much Caitlin!! SO GOOD! xTieghan, I will be making most of these and mailing them to my son who lives in Silverthorne. Above all, I love to hear from you guys and always do my best to respond to each and every comment. Simple. (I had to taste one before dinner tonight!) Thank you!! Thank you so much Brittany!! These look incredible and I would love to make them! It would be such a shame to waste but the glaze is already on. Also, so happy you both are making this one! These all sound so great! There’s really nothing not to love about these autumn spiced apple blondies. Not doing a Cookie Baking Day with my girlfriends this year, my kids and I will be baking and delivering boxes this weekend (except I got Gladware because I’m plain like that…). It depends on the cookie, but if you are planning to make a week in advance I would freeze all of the cookies. xTieghan. They still taste perfect and that allows us to spread our baking out over a few weeks! I haven’t had this issue so I am not sure what could have happened. From halfbakedharvest.com Reply > halfbakedharvest says: December 16, 2020 at 8:17 AM ... Half Baked Harvest Cookbook has your new favorite recipe. So sorry you had issues with this recipe! Thank you for sharing these things with us. xTieghan. Amazing ! Add the egg, buttermilk and vanilla. It would be nice to have pictures of how you packed your cookies for shipping to go along with your pointers. Well, I’ve actually always wanted to do a large rectangular box but just never found the right one. Love your stuff by the way! This makes up the dough. I will try again, as I love blondies, and apple butter. xTieghan. I am really glad this turned out so well for you! xTieghan. Wow, thank you so very much:) Happy Holidays! Hey Lisa, I hope you love the recipe, please let me know if you have any other questions! Thank you so much Tayli!! Hi Christina! Ummmmm, I thought you were going to make this beautiful box for me! Let me know how I can help! My husband (who is not a sugar fanatic whatsoever) was in love with these blondies! Pop them back in the oven? xTieghan, Hey Chelsea, Creamy Brie Four Cheese Mac and Cheese with Buttery Ritz Crackers + Video. Any ingredients different? So sorry you had issues with the texture! Hi Maria! I buy square, plastic accessories boxes from The Container store and line them with waxed tissue paper. I am really glad these turned out well for you! – Millionaire Squares xTieghan. xTieghan, I made apple cider so I could make apple butter so I could make this recipe! I try to find festive plastic wrapping, food-safe tissue paper, and or ribbon, to wrap around my cookies. Happy baking & thanks for the great recipe! Thank you for trying these! Let me know how I can help! I added some almond extract in the batter and pecans to the apple mixture. xTieghan. But with other commenters these are definitely cakey and not blondies. It’s finally here! Feb 2, 2019 - Recipes - Let's make today a delicious one! Add the butter to a small pot set over medium heat. If you aren’t able to see friends and family this holiday season, shipping them a cookie box, or dropping a box off at their doorstep, is the sweetest way to let them know you’re thinking of them this season. xTieghan. Should I have sifted the confectioners sugar? xTieghan. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 15-16 mini bundt pan or cupcake pan molds with butter. I hope you have fun making your cookie boxes!! xTieghan. I may try making these again and decrease the amount of flour and/or baking time and see what happens. I also wished the recipe instructed to bake longer, because by the time I had already put the drizzle on top and let it set and cut into bars, the middle was very underbaked. However, they were much more cakey in texture than your bars. They still came out really good and I paired with iced coffee. 3. Happy Holidays! This gives your box that extra special touch. Happy Holidays! Should I use less flour? These are wonderful, and the flavor is more of a caramel apple. I baked for 30 mins and it was a underdone Still and hard to cut into squares. I find it’s nice to have a little variety in the box, so I’ll normally bake anywhere from four to six different cookies and then divide them between boxes. Maybe I baked it too long. Make the blondies: Whisk the flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg together in a large bowl. I hope you love the recipes! Where is the video to this recipe?? I just wished the dough was slightly more moist. The batter was very sticky and hard to spread, almost like soft chew caramel. Every year I make Pecan Sandies and Pecan Squares, now I want to add a few of yours to the mix and create a lovely box. These are so good!!!! Hey Nadia, I’m late in the planning, but your beautiful post gives me so many ideas! Good, but definitely cake-y rather than a blondie texture. If you make your own 2020 Holiday Cookie Box, be sure to leave a comment and/or give this recipe a rating! Jun 23, 2018 - Cinnamon Apple Crumble Cake - Loaded with apples, crazy buttery, and topped with the most cinnamony crumble ever! So delicious – the browned butter adds a depth of flavor that is just lovely with the cinnamon and tart apples. Thank you so much Rachel! Nov 18, 2015 - Caramelized Condensed Milk Mini Apple Pies - the most yummy hand-held pies that are moister, sweeter and just well...better! xTieghan. – chocolate orange shortbreads, We also like to add a savory or salty element to our box. Our 2020 Holiday Cookie Box…along with some tips and tricks to help you create the perfect cookie box at home! For the final layer of your box, I like to use shredded paper, bubble wrap, or tissue paper. I am glad you still enjoyed these!! You should do a book chapter on this, it’s such a happy thing to do for others xx, Hey Kelly, Is there anything I can help with? – and lastly honey caramel popcorn. The accuracy of the nutritional information for any recipe on this site is not guaranteed. I woke up this morning wanting to bake but the chocolate merengue cake I had planned just wasn’t going to cut it. This is my first year doing cookie boxes and I’m so excited! I have taken the day off work on Friday to make my cookies. I used the 1 teaspoon baking powder as written. Two of them are nowhere to be found (one includes other presents!) Here are the cookies used in my 2020 Holiday Cookie Box: Milk Chocolate and Peanut Butter Blondies (oldie but goodie HBH recipe), Chocolate Covered Brown Butter Millionaire’s Bars, Slice n’ Bake Salted Chocolate Butter Pecan Cookies, Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies, Creamy Lemon Bars (leave the raspberries off). xTieghan. xTieghan. Needless to say, I knew this would be a hit. xTieghan. I’m about to cut my second piece… the second adjustment was adding some vanilla paste and about a tablespoon of milk to my glaze, this helped it really come together. See more ideas about Dessert recipes, Desserts, Recipes. Yummy! I also made your slow cooker apple butter because I couldn’t any at the store and that was awesome. Simple, but delicious. And of course, if you do make this recipe, don’t forget to tag me on Instagram! As other reviewers stated, mint came out more like a cake than a blondie. Because loaded tacos are just better. I try to live simply, eat seasonally, and cook with whole foods. I’d love to hear how you guys do it! How To Create the Best Holiday Cookie Box. But as a result of this, I have several jars of homemade apple butter screaming to be used! You’ll want to choose a sturdy box that can handle shipping. I had a bushel of fall apples to use up, so when I went to make these I realized I first had to make apple butter – but the apple butter recipe I used needed apple cider, so then I had to make apple cider first, then apple buttter…so at the end of the day, I managed to use up most of my apples. SO AMAZING!! I am really glad this turned out so well for you! Something was off about this recipe for me. What are your BEST tips in creating cookie boxes? Thank you! Thank you so much! Hey Jessica, and the others arrived yesterday. I also found it to be a bit overly sweet. I wound up adding the clumpy mixture on top while it was still in the oven since I didn’t have the ingredients to remake it. Can I use this same receipe to make cookies instead? I hope you continue to enjoy my recipes! Some of the cookies were ok, some were stale. I am really glad these turned out so well for you! If I don’t have a metal baking pan, can I use a 9×13 enameled cast iron dish instead? Thank you! Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until combined. I made these tonight, and did really enjoy them! Hi Heather! I did overbake them slightly, make sure to carefully test doneness, avoiding the apple pieces. Browning the butter made them richer and so tasty. Thanks so much for trying the recipe. Please fix the link to the homemade apple butter recipe in this article…it linked to a blank/null page w/ no content. Crispy Brown Butter Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Balsamic Caramelized Mushrooms + Goat Cheese + VIDEO. xTieghan. Made these yesterday afternoon and they are simply delicious! Hey Selena, Thank you for trying them! Ground chicken seasoned with a smoky chipotle chili spice mix, stuffed into hard shell tacos, topped with cheese, and oven-baked. Hey Val, These were incredible! Drooling!!!! Thanks so much for giving the recipe a try! Hey Emily, xTieghan. I brought these to a socially-distanced park gathering and everyone was asking for the recipe! Hey Natalie, Hi Janet! Actually they don’t even sell them in my country. Let me know how I can help! So I feel like ending the year on an extra sweet note is the only way to do it up right! They tasted like the gooey center of a cinnamon roll. I am so happy this recipe turned out so well for you! From halfbakedharvest.com I made the amazing apple butter on your site yesterday. Hey Penny, Thank you for a great recipe! I would love to help! I was worried about this being overly sweet but was so surprised how balanced everything was. My hope is to inspire a love for amazing food, as well as the courage to try something new! I wish you would have pictured your cookies in a box that you would actually ship. I didn’t have apple butter (or the ambition to make my own) so I subbed pumpkin butter, and instead of apples, I topped it with walnuts. Why the switch up? You can use apple sauce or follow my recipe for homemade apple butter: https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/homemade-slow-cooker-maple-apple-butter/ (As always , Thank you so much Katie!! Yum! I hope you love this recipe Joanne! Also…if you bake these up this weekend, your house is going to smell like fall, and trust me, it’s going to be amazing. The walnuts added a nice crispy crunch. Nobody was complaining about the taste, that’s for sure, but if you’re expecting brownie type texture this isn’t it. I am not into pumpkin recipes until late October and November. And that’s all I have for you!! I made these tonight. Thank you for sharing! They keep these blondies incredibly flavorful, soft, gooey, and so delicious. Had to bake this double the time to get it set. Hi Brenda! 2. Or, if you want to just ship just one cookie, give this Scalloped Treasure Cookie Box a try. Butternut Squash Pasta Carbonara with Rosemary Bacon. If you’re looking to order a box, I LOVE the cookie boxes we created with Etsy. Happy Holidays! Please let me know if you have any other questions! These were amazing and so easy! For starters, there’s browned butter, apple butter, and fresh apples too. Sorry you had issues with the bake time. Add the butter to a medium pot set over medium heat. I love your idea of the cookie box and your recipes look amazing. September 18 Brown Butter Apple Blondies with Cinnamon Maple Glaze. Pumpkin Coffee Cake Muffins with Cinnamon Honey Butter, 30 Minute Thai Peanut Chicken Ramen, Salted Caramel Apple Snickers Cake and 2,222+ more top-rated recipes from halfbakedharvest.com. xTieghan. And to that point, this year especially, a cookie box feels like the perfect gift. I was worried about baking time after reading reviews but mine seem fine after the original 30 and swirling liquid around and then finishing for an additional 5. Thanks!! And my blondies took FOREVER to cook. Yes!! I am really keen to make these however apple butter is not available in Australia. September 15 Pull Apart Parmesan Sage Butter Brioche Rolls. Learn how your comment data is processed. Reduce the heat and simmer 10-15 minutes or until reduced to about 3/4 cup. xTieghan. I do go back and read before making….HA! I’ve been waiting for this and your 2020 box does not disappoint!! Otherwise, the flavoring was delicious! Will make again and again. The smell of my kitchen the entire time baking these was soooo good. Not sure what I’m doing wrong! Let me know how I can help! They look amazing. I am really glad this recipe turned out so well for you! I hope you enjoy the recipe, please let me know if you have any other questions! And of course, if you do make this recipe, don’t forget to tag me on Instagram! I didn’t make any subs and used a kitchen scale to measure everything out. I agree with the reviewers who commented on the texture. xTieghan, Can these be made with pumpkin butter instead?? I think I’ll try making these next time but maybe omit the apples because I’m a total sweet tooth right now and just love to focus on the blondie and glaze. Where did you get this exact box? Hey Sherryl, Hey Tina, Hey Nannette, There is a surprise, brown butter which makes everything taste even better. Is there anything that I can help with in this recipe? In a bowl, toss the apples with 1/2 cup brown sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. I have looked everywhere! ★★★★★ 608bReviews : #recipes #food #family #delicious #Apple #Blondies Tasty and healthy food and drink that you definitely like Apple Blondies Apple Blondies - These Apple Bars are a perfect Autumn dessert that mixes apple pie and blondies. These were delicious! Hi Kelly! I am so happy these turned out so well for you! xx, Hey Molly, I know many of you are celebrating the holidays a little differently, hosting smaller crowds, and staying home instead of traveling. I’m not sure why. I hope you love the recipe, please let me know if you have any other questions! They’re set, like the bottom is firm but probably could have done 42-45 minutes and still had them be undone in that yummy way I like blondies to be. Hey Emily, Looking for other sweet apple recipes? I hope this turns out amazing for you, Kami! I have the Etsy boxes linked, otherwise I order my boxes from Amazon and insert ornament dividers. So sorry you had issues with the baking time. Still yummy though! It’s hard to know without knowing any details. These sound like such great choices for your cookie box. I hope you love the recipe, please let me know if you have any other questions! Even just on a piece of buttered sourdough toast! I did use my recipe yes. Remove from the heat and whisk in the maple syrup, powdered sugar, cinnamon, and a pinch of salt. I even made w/ dairy-free butter and they turned out well! Thank you so much! PI am sorry you had trouble. Here is the link for those cookies: https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/the-santa-clause-cookies/ I love all the flavors but this is eaten in a bowl w a spoon for me. Stir in the brown sugar, sugar, eggs, and vanilla. I hope this helps! Let cool 5 minutes. Hey Kristin, Thank you so much for trying this recipe, Frannie! Hi Lauren! – coconut ice (a kind of fudge), – Parmesan sourdough crackers From classic, fudgy brownies and blondies to rice crispie bars and more. Can’t wait to make a box. https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/the-santa-clause-cookies/, Homemade Naan Video (with step-by-step photos). We appreciate them so so much, Thanks so much Christine! December 8 Chocolate Covered Brown Butter Millionaire’s Bars. I will make these over and over. I will leave the link for the apple butter below! AND I still have almost a full bag of apples from the orchard , Wow that sounds amazing! Then, I saw this recipe in my inbox and got so excited. Your email address will not be published. Do you ever freeze already baked cookies while you are in the process of baking the remaining batches fir your cookie boxes? Hey Alissa, Brown Butter Maple Glazed Cinnamon Apple Scones. I am sorry about that! If you can provide me with more details on how you baked the blondies, I think I could be of more help. Enjoy alongside a mug of steaming hot coffee, cider…or maybe even your favorite pumpkin spiced latte?!? This year’s box: Gingerbread cookies Also, you cam try using baking soda instead of powder to see if that helps, but I don’t think that is the issue. This year’s box is filled to the top with all of our most favorite Christmas cookies and bars. Love that! These are truly very delicious. Mine came out more cake like than chewy blondie like, any idea where I went wrong? I think they might be classified almost more of an apple cake though. xTieghan, Yes. Hi Lizzie! From halfbakedharvest.com Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family. Whisk in the eggs and vanilla. Next time I am adding nuts! If you have any questions, I would love to help1 Thank you for trying them! They were so delicious!! Happy Holidays! I whisked the eggs before i added them to brown butter? I am so happy this turned out so well for you! – Ginger Spice Cookies Hey Lisa, Hey Katria! The added bonus is that these bars require almost no effort to make. If I wanted cake, I’d of baked a cake what went wrong? can these be made ahead of time and frozen? Evenly sprinkle the apples over the dough. maybe my apples were chopped too small and it affected the baking time? xTieghan. Hey Kim, was looking more for bars than cookies. The glaze is the BOMB!! Thoughts? Thanks for sharing this recipe, I can’t wait to make it again. I hope you enjoy some other recipes of mine! these were delicious! I am wondering how long these cookies will last? Hey Kayla, If there is any questions I can help you with please let me know! Oct 1, 2018 - Fresh, in-season honey crisp apples, mixed with homemade apple butter, and topped with the most delicious, buttery and cinnamony streusel crumb topping. Fried to perfection, and rolled in cinnamon spice. I would love to help! He said it’s the best thing I’ve ever baked (and I bake a lot!). I am so happy these turned out so well for you! You’ll first add the apple butter, eggs, vanilla, flour, and spices (lots of cinnamon). I am really happy this recipe turned out so amazing for you! xTieghan. Love that! Served them warm with some fresh whipped cream, perfect for after dinner with a coffee! The true secret? I would love to help! I am really glad this turned out so well for you, Jen! Remove and glaze. This all sounds so phenomenal! xTieghan. Looking through the photos of recipes you all have made is my favorite! Thank you for trying them! That is so awesome! Happy Holidays! Browning the butter really adds a rich nutty flavor to these bars and makes them just a touch cozier. My batch turned out more like a cake than brownies!?! Super disappointed. I have a tricky oven and found mine needed longer than suggested to cook, but this is normal for me. Any liquid from the cut apples might affect the dough consistency, so next time I will make sure to let those apples reduce their juice for a bit (and not add it). Will make again! xTieghan. In Russia salted butter is a rare thing.Should I add extra salt then? xTieghan, These look incredible!!! Spread the dough out into a pan. Hey Tieghan! Congrats to your daughter on her baby!! Your email address will not be published. It is the BEST! I am so glad you enjoyed these, Albany! This looks amazing! It’s truly the best gift you can give…who doesn’t love cookies?! Hi there! xTieghan. Overall, great recipe! Yummy Apple blondies with a large scoop of vanilla ice cream is the perfect dessert {or snack!} Hope this helps! They are AMAZING! Thank you for this delish fall recipe. So happy you loved these! xTieghan, I bet if I add pecans on the top and then add the glaze it would be even more amazing, Yum! Thank you for trying these, Mallory! Hi…I was wondering if you might be able to help me troubleshoot. These look delicious & will be what Ibake with my bruised apples I dropped this morning, doh! Hi Allison! The glaze makes these extra special! Can’t wait to bake them for my family! I would love to help! In a large bowl, beat together the melted butter, sugar, and egg until fluffy. If I’m halving the recipe to make 12 bars, what size pan do you suggest using? I’ve learned a few tips and tricks over the years! Won’t last long here! You have written a truly wonderful tutorial! 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