Rum Bars Recipe

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Rum Bars

candace tuggle

By
@ktuggle331

Store rum bars 2 to 3weeks in airtightly containers to mellow


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Serves:

6 dozens

Prep:

1 Hr 15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

41/2 c
chopped pecans,divided
1 c
butter
21/4 c
firmly packed brown sugar
4
eggs
2 Tbsp
pure vanilla extract
21/4 c
all purpose flour
111/2 c
chopped candied red cherries
1/2 c
chopped candied citron
light rum

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sprinkle 3 cups pecans evenly over a greased 15-x10-x1-inch jellyrolls pan;set as aside.
2
Cream butter in a large mixing bowl;gradually add sugar,beating well.Add eggs,one at a time,beating well after addition.Stir in vanilla.Gradually add flour,stirring well.Spoon batter into pan.
3
Combine cherries,pineapple,cutron,and remaining pecans in a large mixing bowl;mix well.Gently press candied fruit mixture into batter.Bake at 350*F.for 1 hour and 15 minutes or until lightly browned.Cool slightly;cut into 2-x-1-inch bars.Sprinkle rum over each bar

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom