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Nanaimo Bars Recipe

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Base:
1/2 c butter
1/4 c sugar
1/3 c cocoa
1 tsp vanilla1 egg, beaten
1 c coconut
2 c graham wafer crumbs
1/2 chopped almonds
Filling:
1/4 c softened butter
2 tbsp. custard powder
3 tbsp. milk
2 c icing sugar
1 tsp vanilla
Glaze:
1 tbsp. butter
2 oz. chocolate squares

Directions:
Directions:
Base: combine butter, sugar, cocoa, vanilla, and egg in a saucepan. Heat together, stirring constantly until mixture begins to thicken. Remove from heat.
Stir in coconut, crumbs, and almonds into butter mixture in saucepan. Spread evenly in a greased 9'' square pan.
Filling: Combine all ingredients. spread on top of base.
Chill until firm.
Glaze; Melt butter and chocolate over hot water and spread over filling.

 

 

 

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