Apricot Squares

Luke Davidson

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@LukeD

Pretty much any preserves will work


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Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
3/4 c
shortening
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla
1
egg
2 c
sifted flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
finely chopped coconut
1/2 c
chopped pecans
1 lb
jar of apricot jam/preserves

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream together first 4 ingredients.
2
Add next 3 ingredients to make a stiff dough.
3
Pat 3/4 of the dough into a 10x15" pan, and pat down firmly. Spread jam/preserves over mixture then sprinkle pecans over jam. Crumble remaining dough over mixture and press in lightly, showing spots of jam.
4
Bake at 350 for 35-40 minutes. Allow to cool before cutting into squares.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy