Congo Squares

mary Armstrong

By
@emit1961

This recipe is mixed on top the stove, all in one pan and baked.

I try to cut down on the amount of sugar in most of my recipes so for this one:
I use 2 cups of brown sugar, the recipe calls for 2 1/4 cups. I also decrease the flour by 2 tablespoons and salt by 1/4 teaspoon.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
48 bars
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

2/3 c
shortening
2 1/4 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2 3/4 c
all purpose flour
2 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
3
eggs, beaten
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract
2 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 c
nuts, chopped

Step-By-Step

1Combine flour, baking powder and salt, set aside.
2Melt shortening, stir in brown sugar. Cool slightly.
3Add dry ingredients gradually with eggs.
4Stir in rest of ingredients.
5Put into a greased and floured 9x13 pan and bake at 350 degrees for 25-30 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Desserts