Virginia's Cranberry Crunch Bars Recipe

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Virginia's Cranberry Crunch Bars

Bea L.

By
@BeachChic

VIRGINIA: Munch your way across the USA. Teresa Brobst, the state of Virginia is now represented. This recipe is from " Capitol Cookies" with recipes from every state capital & Washington, DC. This recipe was submitted by St. Matthews UMW, Manakin Sabot, Virginia, Debbie Minix, Chairperson. I personally have not made these so, Teresa, if you make these, let us know if they make your state proud.


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Method:

Bake

Ingredients

7/8 c
all purpose flour= (1 cup minus 2 tablespoons)
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
cinnamon
3/4 c
brown sugar
1 c
quick oats
1/2 c
butter
1/2 c
walnuts, finely chopped
1/2 c
granulated sugar
1 Tbsp
cornstarch
14 oz
jar cranberry-orange relish

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400. Lightly grease 8" square pan. Sift flour, salt and cinnamon into bowl. Stir in brown sugar & oats. Cut in butter until mixture is crumbly. Add nuts. Press 1/2 of mixture evenly over bottom of pan. Bake at 400 for 5 minutes. Cool on wire rack.
2
Mix granulated sugar, cornstarch and relish in saucepan. Cook slowly, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens and boils 3 minutes.
3
Pour mixture over oats mixture in square pan & top evenly with remaining 1/2 oats mixture. Bake at 400 for 30 minutes or until golden brown.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Virginia