Coconut Raspberry Bars

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Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

These are really good fruit bars , you can change the flavor of preserves to what ever you desire , I like to put apricot or strawberry filling as well.

picture is borrowed from the net to show you what they look like.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16 bars
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 c
    butter or margarine
  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 1 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1/2 c
    raspberry jam
  • 4 Tbsp
    melted butter or margarine
  • 2/3 c
    sugar
  • 2 c
    flaked coconut
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Coconut Raspberry Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix the flour and baking powder together into a bowl ; add the butter and mix until its the consistency of cornmeal.
  2. Stir in 1 of the eggs and the milk until a soft dough forms ; spread evenly into the bottom of a un-greased 8x8" sq. pan.
  3. Spread the jam evenly over the top of the dough.
  4. Stir together the remaining egg with the butter , sugar , coconut and vanilla ; spread on top of the jam.
  5. Bake @ 350° for 30 minutes or until the top is lightly browned.
  6. Cool and then cut into 1-1/2 to 2 " squares.

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About Coconut Raspberry Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #coconut, #raspberry, #bars




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