These Malted Milk Ball Blondies come together in 30 minutes and are truly addicting! Get the easy-to-follow recipe from Savory Simple.
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Malted Milk Ball Blondies

These Malted Milk Ball Blondies come together in 30 minutes and are truly addicting! Enjoy this twist on traditional blondies at your next gathering.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: malted milk ball blondies
Servings: 16 blondies
Calories: 132kcal
Author: Jennifer Farley

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups malted milk balls, divided
  • 4 1/2 ounces (1 cup) all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup malted milk powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 4 ounces unsalted butter, melted and cooled
  • 3/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly grease an 8x8 pan with baking spray or butter.
  • Coarsely chop 1 cup of the malted milk balls (slicing some in half and/or leaving a few almost whole is fine; it will add texture to the blondies). Chop the remaining 1/2 cup into smaller pieces; this will be the topping.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the flour, malted milk powder, and salt.
  • In a large bowl, beat the butter and brown sugar with an electric mixer (or use a stand mixer with the paddle attachment) until very smooth, 1-2 minutes. Mix in the egg and vanilla for an additional minute.
  • Fold in the flour mixture followed by the coarsely chopped malted milk balls until no flour patches remain.
  • Spread the batter evenly into the prepared pan. Sprinkle the remaining chopped milk balls evenly on top.
  • Bake for 20-23 minutes, or until the edges are starting to brown but the center isn’t completely set (they’re similar to brownies; better to slightly undercook them as opposed to drying them out).
  • Allow to cool completely before slicing.

Notes

Adapted from How To Cook Everything by Mark Bittman

Nutrition

Calories: 132kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 25mg | Sodium: 51mg | Potassium: 40mg | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 195IU | Vitamin C: 0.1mg | Calcium: 19mg | Iron: 0.5mg