Spiced Apple Cinnamon Bars

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Sea Sun

By
@Seasun

A recent trip to a local orchard left me with an abundance of fresh apples. After experimenting with several different recipes, I came up with this one. :-)

I hope you enjoy them!

(Try mixing two or more different varieties of apples for a wide range of flavor. I like Jonathan, Jonagold, Golden Delicious and Granny Smith for baking)

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Depends on the size of bars
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
nutmeg
1/4 tsp
allspice (or slightly more)
1/2 c
butter (melted)
3/4 c
brown sugar (i prefer dark)
1/2 c
sugar
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
almond extract
1 1/2 c
apples (peeled, chopped)
1/2 c
walnuts (finely chopped/optional)
1 Tbsp
sugar
1 tsp
cinnamon

How to Make Spiced Apple Cinnamon Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray 9 x13 inch pan with non stick cooking spray. Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and spices.
  • 2In a large bowl, mix together melted butter, brown sugar and white sugar until smooth. Add eggs and extracts and blend well.
  • 3Blend in flour mixture and then stir in the apples and walnuts (optional).
  • 4Spread evenly in prepared pan. In a small bowl, combine remaining sugar and cinnamon and sprinkle on top.
  • 5Bake for 30 minutes until center springs back when slightly touched. Cool and cut into bars.

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