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Coconut Bars Recipe

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This recipe for Coconut Bars, by , is from My Grandma's Kitchen, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Grandma Morrell
Added: Sunday, April 1, 2007


½ cup shortening
1 ½ cup brown sugar (packed down)
1 cup 2 tbsp flour
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla
tsp baking powder
½ tsp salt
1 cup cocoanut
1 cup nuts

½ cup shortening
½ cup brown sugar (packed down)
1 cup flour - Mix - Press and flatten with hand to cover bottom of ungreased pan ( 9x13)
Bake 10 min -Let cool few minutes before spreading cocoanut topping

Coconut Topping
Beat well 2 eggs - Stir in 1 cup brown sugar, 1tsp vanilla
Mix together - add 2 tbl flour, tsp baking powder, ½ tsp salt
Mix in 1 cup cocoanut and 1 cup nuts
Bake 25 minutes at 350 - Cool
Watch so they don’t get too brown




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