White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies are a yummy bar recipe that is so simple to make. Soft & chewy like your favorite cookie only in an easy bar recipe.
Oh it’s been so long since I made blondies.
Yummy Bar Recipes have been my “go-to” treat around here lately – just not blondies yet.
Most nights I sift through my recipes to pull out the ones I would like to make & share with you all.
These White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies topped the list.
I usually have a pile for just regular weekly recipes to keep us all nourished & then the ones I want to share here. Sometimes they mix together – sometimes not.
It’s just how it goes sometimes.
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But I came across my old recipe for blondies & knew I really wanted to make some – but I wanted them to have something more exciting about them than just the standard blondie recipe.
So I decided to add my favorite cookie combo to the mix & create these White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies.
Here are some commonly asked questions
Why does this recipe call for white chocolate candy melts and white chocolate chips?
I personally like to have a larger piece of melty white chocolate when I bite into the blondie. So I find that the candy melts not only offer that, but they also do exactly what they are intended to do- melt.
Unlike a chocolate chips, which are intended to keep their shape, the melts actually melt nicely when heated & leave little pockets of white chocolate deliciousness in each bite.
Can I add toasted coconut to this recipe?
I have seen many recipes that do include coconut or toasted coconut. You can absolutely do that.
I would suggest either mixing it into the batter before baking or adding to the top in the last 5 minutes of the baking process so that the coconut doesn’t get overly toasty.
HOW DO YOU MAKE White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Line 8×8 pan with parchment.
- Add butter & sugar to a mixer bowl & mix until creamy.
- Add eggs & almond extract, mixing well.
- Mix in flour & salt slowly.
- Fold in white chocolate candy melts & nuts.
- Spoon the mixture into prepared pan & spread into an even layer.
- Top with white chocolate chips immediately after removing from oven.
- Cool completely at least 1 hour before cutting.
- Store in an airtight container at room temperature.
White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies
To make this recipe you will need…
- granulated sugar
- almond extract
- all-purpose flour
- white chocolate candy melts
- white choclate chips
- macadamia nuts
Anything white chocolate macadania nut is a big hit in this house. We all go nuts for the combo. So these were definitely one of those treats that didn’t last long.
I can’t blame them – they are pretty darn good. I mean white chocolate & macadamia nut anything is delicious.
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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies
White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies are a soft & chewy bar recipe loaded with white chocolate melts, macadamia nuts & white chocolate chips. You can't go wrong with these.
- 1/2 cup butter 1 stick- room temperature
- 3/4 cup granulated sugar
- 2 large eggs
- 1/4 tsp almond extract
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/2 cup white chocolate candy melts
- 1/4 cup white chocolate chips
- 1 cup macadamia nuts chopped
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees
Line 8x8 pan with parchment - set aside
In mixer bowl - add butter & sugar & mix until creamy
Add eggs & almond extract, mixing well - scrape down bowl as needed
Mix in flour & salt slowly
Fold in white chocolate candy melts & nuts
Spoon the mixture into prepared pan & spread into an even layer
Bake 25-30 minutes or until toothpick test is clean
Top with white chocolate chips immediately after removing from oven.
- Cool completely at least 1 hour before cutting
- Store in an airtight container at room temperature