"A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat."--Old New York Proverb

Apple Bars Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Apple Bars, by , is from Our Family Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Karen Rowland

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
6 apples, peeled, cut small
1 c. sugar
1tsp. cinnamon
1/8 tsp salt
Mix above ingredients and set aside.

2 1/2 c. flour
1/2 tsp salt
1 c. shortening
2 eggs, separated
2/3 c. milk (about)

Directions:
Directions:
Mix flour, salt, cut in shortening. Stir egg yolks in measuring cup, add milk enough to make 2/3 c. Add to dry ingredients. Divide dough in half. Roll out half to line a 11 x 16" pan. Add apple mixture. Roll out other half, put over apple mixture. Beat egg whites dry. Spread on top of crust.
Bake a 350 for 40-45 minutes. Remove from oven. Cool.

Icing: Juice of 1 orange , 2 T. butter and powdered sugar ( enough to make it frosting consistency). Beat.
Spread on apple bars lengthwise. (Don't completely frost).
Cut into bars.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
If you have trouble getting the dough into the pan, go ahead and do a little piecing. I usually have a problem with this, but they are so darn good when baked that I still make them.
On the top crust the egg whites and the little frosting cover any mistakes.
You will loves these treats.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

20W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!