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Pecan Bars Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Simone Carrier
Added: Thursday, January 1, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Crust Ingredients
1 3/4 cups all purpose flour
3/4 cup butter, softened
1/3 cup sugar

Filling Ingredients
1 1/2 cup light corn syrup
2/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar
4 eggs
6 tbsp flour
2 tsp vanilla
1 tsp salt
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1/2 cup chopped almonds

Directions:
Directions:
Heat oven to 350F. Combine 1 3/4 cups flour, butter, sugar in large bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
Press crust mixture evenly onto bottom of ungreased 13" X 9 " baking pan. Bake for 18 - 22 minutes or until edges are very light golden brown.

Combine all filling ingredients except nuts in small bowl; mix well. Stir in nuts. Spread evenly over hot partially cooked crust. Bake for 30 - 35 minutes or until filling is set and knife inserted 1" from edge comes out clean. Cool, cut into bars.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
48 bars (1" x 2")
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 - 20 minutes

 

 

 

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