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Oatmeal Raisin Bars Recipe

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This recipe for Oatmeal Raisin Bars, by , is from Eating Under a Tree, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Bobby Jo Ertel
Added: Saturday, January 24, 2009


1 c. raisins
1/2 c. water
1/2 c. sugar
2 c. oatmeal
1/2 tsp. salt
2 c. flour
1 tsp. soda
1 c. brown sugar
1 c. melted shortening, margarine or oil
1 egg
1 tsp. vanilla

Cook raisins, water and sugar until thick. Mix remaining eight ingredients together. Divide crumb mixture in half and press one half into 9x13" pan. Spread raisin mixture over bottom. Spread remaining crumb mixture on top of raisins. Bake at 375 for 15 minutes.




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