Apricot Squares

2
Luke Davidson

By
@LukeD

Pretty much any preserves will work

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 c
sugar
3/4 c
shortening
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla
1
egg
2 c
sifted flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
finely chopped coconut
1/2 c
chopped pecans
1 lb
jar of apricot jam/preserves

How to Make Apricot Squares

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream together first 4 ingredients.
  • 2Add next 3 ingredients to make a stiff dough.
  • 3Pat 3/4 of the dough into a 10x15" pan, and pat down firmly. Spread jam/preserves over mixture then sprinkle pecans over jam. Crumble remaining dough over mixture and press in lightly, showing spots of jam.
  • 4Bake at 350 for 35-40 minutes. Allow to cool before cutting into squares.

Printable Recipe Card

About Apricot Squares

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 8 Comments & Reviews

Easy Christmas Cookies For A Fantastic Cookie Tray Recipe

Easy Christmas Cookies for A Fantastic Cookie Tray

JustaPinch
Kitchen Crew

During your next grocery haul, make sure to stock up on sugar, flour, and butter... it's cookie making time! A festive tradition in many households is making Christmas cookies. It's...

Pms Cookies Recipe

PMS Cookies

JustaPinch
Kitchen Crew@JustaPinch

Salty, sweet and chocolaty, you can't beat these cookies full of peanut butter and fluffy! Click here for the PMS Cookies recipe!

Homemade Hostess Gifts For The Holidays Recipe

Homemade Hostess Gifts for the Holidays

JustaPinch
Kitchen Crew

It's party season! Seems, for me, every weekend from Thanksgiving to Christmas I'm attending some sort of holiday party. Wherever I go, I like to bring a small homemade gift...

promotion