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Cherry Coconut Bars Recipe

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1 cup sifted flour
1/2 cup oleo
3 T powdered sugar


2 eggs slightly beaten
1 cup sugar
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 cup flour
1 tsp vanilla
3/4 cup chopped nuts
1/2 cup coconut
1/2 marashino cherries, chopped and drained

Preheat oven to 350 (try at 325 per note)

Mix pastry like pie dough. Bake 25 minutes in an 8" square pan. Cool.

Mix filling ingredients into slightly beaten eggs. Spread on top of baked pastry and bake 25 minutes. Cut in squares while still warm.

(Triple ingredients 3 times for large 13 x 15 pan.)




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