Oatmeal Nut Bars

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  • 35 mins
  • Prep: 10 mins,
  • Cook: 25 mins
  • Yield: 16 servings

Easy oatmeal bars with optional icing.

What You'll Need

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup sugar (brown)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup flour (all-purpose, sifted)
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup oats (quick-cooking)
  • 1/2 cup pecans (chopped. or walnuts)

How to Make It

  1. Cream butter and sugars; blend in egg and vanilla.
  2. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  3. Spread batter in a greased and floured 8-inch square pan.
  4. Bake at 350° for 20 to 25 minutes.
  5. Sift powdered sugar over bars or top with a confectioners' sugar icing.

Vanilla Icing or Glaze

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Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
Calories 150
Total Fat 10 g
Saturated Fat 4 g
Unsaturated Fat 3 g
Cholesterol 28 mg
Sodium 94 mg
Carbohydrates 14 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Protein 2 g
(The nutrition information on our recipes is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate. Individual results may vary.)