Family Tested & Approved
1/2 cup butter flavored crisco
2 cups firmly packed light brown sugar
1 1/2 cups unsifted all purpose flour
1 cup finely chopped nuts (your choice)
2 teaspoons baking powder
Preheat oven to 350 degrees;Grease 13x9x2 inch baking pan with butter flavored crisco
Beat eggs until light and foamy in large bowl of electric mixer (or use large bowl and hand held electric mixer)
Beat in sugar,vanilla and butter flavored crisco until creamy texture
Combine flour with baking powder and salt.Add to the egg mixture.Mix at low speed until blended.
Stir in the nuts at low speed (mixture will be stiff)
Spread evenly in prepared pan.Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes or until top is light brown.
Cool 10-15 minutes.Cut into bars.Makes 2 dozen medium sized or 24 small sized.
Store in air tight container.
Last Updated: Sat, Mar 31, 2012