1. Food

Applesauce Bars

By

Frost or glaze these moist applesauce bars, or simply sprinkle with powdered sugar.

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups applesauce
  • 1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts
  • 1 cup raisins
  • powdered sugar, sifted

Preparation:

In a bowl or other container, mix flour with baking soda, cinnamon, and nutmeg. In a large mixing bowl, cream butter with sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla; beat well. Stir in flour mixture. Add applesauce, pecans and raisins and stir until blended. Pour into a greased and floured 15x10x1-inch jelly roll pan. Bake in preheated 350° oven 25 minutes, or until done. Cool applesauce bars on rack then cut in 2-1/2 x 1-inch bars and sprinkle with sifted powdered sugar.
Makes about 56 applesauce bars.

More Recipes
Mare's Apple Cake Recipe
Apple Bundt Cake with Nuts
Apple Walnut Cake and Vanilla Glaze
Spiced Applesauce Cake
Fresh Apple Cake Recipe
Shirl's Apple Cake

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.