Coconut Raspberry Bars

Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

These are really good fruit bars , you can change the flavor of preserves to what ever you desire , I like to put apricot or strawberry filling as well.

picture is borrowed from the net to show you what they look like.


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Serves:
16 bars
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

1 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 c
butter or margarine
2 large
eggs
1 Tbsp
milk
1/2 c
raspberry jam
4 Tbsp
melted butter or margarine
2/3 c
sugar
2 c
flaked coconut
1 tsp
vanilla extract

Step-By-Step

1Mix the flour and baking powder together into a bowl ; add the butter and mix until its the consistency of cornmeal.

2Stir in 1 of the eggs and the milk until a soft dough forms ; spread evenly into the bottom of a un-greased 8x8" sq. pan.

3Spread the jam evenly over the top of the dough.

4Stir together the remaining egg with the butter , sugar , coconut and vanilla ; spread on top of the jam.

5Bake @ 350° for 30 minutes or until the top is lightly browned.

6Cool and then cut into 1-1/2 to 2 " squares.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #coconut, #raspberry, #bars