Fudge Bars with Cashew Topping
Family Tested & Approved
semi-sweet baking chocolate,chopped
instant coffee powder
chipotle chili powder
Melt the stick of butter.Combine together the flour, oatmeal,brown sugar,baking powder and soda,and salt.Stir in melted butter.Set 1 1/4 cup this mixture aside,mix with the cashew nuts.
Press remaining oatmeal mixture into 9 inch square pan.Bake in preheat 325 degrees oven for 10 minutes.Cool.
For the filling:combine together the flour,brown sugar,instant coffee powder,cinnamon,chili powder and salt.Set aside.
Melt the chocolate and butter,stirring all the time.Whisk in eggs,one at the time.Stir in flour mixture.
Pour filling over cool crust and sprinkle with reserved oatmeal cashew mixture.Bake 35 minutes.Do not over bake.Cool and cut into squares.Enjoy it is delicious.