Cranberry Chocolate Cheese Bars
1 cup dried cranberries
2 sticks butter- softened
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 1/2 cups oats
2 tsp dried orange peel
2 cups chocolate chips
8 ounces cream cheese- softened
14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
Preheat oven to 350. Grease 13x 9 inch pan.
Beat the butter and the brown sugar in a large mixer bowl until creamy. Gradually beat in the flour, oats and orange peel until crumbly. Stir in the morsels and dried cranberries; reserve 2 cups mixture. Press Remaining mixture onto bottom of prepared pan.
Bake for 15 minutes. Beat cream cheese in small mixer bowl until smooth. Gradually beat in sweetened condensed milk. Pour over hot crust; sprinkle with reserved flour mixture. Bake for additional 25 to 30 minutes or until center is set. Cool in pan on wire rack. Cut into bars.