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chocolate pecan bars

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a recipe by
Lynette !
Gulf Breeze, FL

Bar cookies are a favorite of my kids, and of the grown-ups in my life.

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serves 2 1/2 dozen
prep time 15 Min
cook time 40 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For chocolate pecan bars

  • 1 1/4 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar, sifted
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 c
  • 14 oz
    can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1
    egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 c
    pecans, chopped

How To Make chocolate pecan bars

  • 1
    Combine flour, sugar, and cocoa in a medium bowl; stir well. Cut in butter with a pastry blender until the mixture resembles coarse meal. Press the mixture into a 13 x 9 x 2 inch baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes; let cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes.
  • 2
    Combine the condensed milk, egg, and vanilla; stir until blended. Stir in the pecans. Pour over the prepared crust. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
  • 3
    Let cool completely in the pan on a wire rack; cut into bars. Cover and store in the refrigerator.