Classic 7-layer magic bars with chocolate, nuts, butterscotch, and coconut! They’re the perfect make-ahead dessert for your next party.
These bars go by a few different names, like 7-Layer Bars or Hello Dollies, but I’ve always known them as Magic Bars.
They are a pure Midwestern treat for me, often brought to potlucks to round out a shared meal. All the names for the same dessert might seem confusing, but luckily, there’s nothing confusing about making them.
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The Magic of Magic Cookie Bars
The true magic of these rich, sweet Magic Bars is how easy they are to make. There’s no mixing, no creaming butter with sugar, no adding the eggs one at a time.
Instead, Magic Bars are…