Delish Blueberry Oat Bars

1
Wendy Rusch

By
@AmmaWendy

A wonderful yummy bar for your family get togethers or bake sales, church group or work meetings or even for breakfast! :o)

You will love this bar and you'll be so proud of yourself for making the homemade blueberry filling...super easy and super good!!!

Enjoy!!! Happy Baking!!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • BLUEBERRY FILLING

  • 4 1/2 c
    blueberries, fresh or frozen
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    corn starch
  • 1/3 c
    water or orange juice
  • 3 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • CRUST AND TOPPING

  • 1 1/2 c
    old fashioned oatmeal
  • 1 1/2 c
    old fashioned oatmeal, processed in food processor until pieces of oatmeal are at least halved, but not powder
  • 1 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
    sea salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/2 c
    butter, softened

How to Make Delish Blueberry Oat Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. In saucepan, whisk cornstarch into sugar, add 1 ½ c blueberries, water and lemon juice, bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer 6-8 minutes or until thickened. Remove from heat, stir in remaining blueberries and 2 T butter. Pour into a bowl. Cover with plastic wrap pressing wrap onto surface of berries. Allow to cool, about 1 hour...you may make this up to 1 day before using, store in refrigerator.
  2. In a large bowl, stir together oats, flour, brown sugar, salt and baking soda. Cut in butter to form a crumbly mixture.
    Reserve 2 ½ cups of oatmeal mixture, pat remaining dough evenly into a greased 12x17 pan. Spread blueberry mixture over the base. Crumble reserved oatmeal mixture over the blueberry mixture.
  3. Bake at 350 until golden, about 40-45 minutes. Let cool completely on rack before cutting. Store in refrigerator.

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About Delish Blueberry Oat Bars

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #oatmeal, #bars, #blueberry




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