FRUIT STREUSEL BARS

Fruit Streusel Bars Recipe

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Richard Hoover

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@Richard2990

Great old family recipe. My mother made every fall with home made preserves.

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Serves:
20 to 25 bars
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    brown sugar, light
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 c
    butter, cold
  • 2 c
    quick, or old fashioned oats (uncooked)
  • 1 1/2 c
    fruit preserves (strawberry)
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter (additional)
  • 1/2 c
    chopped, nuts

How to Make FRUIT STREUSEL BARS

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine flour, brown sugar, salt. Cut in butter with pastry blender until mixture is crumbly.Stir in oats & blend thoroughly. Set aside 1 1/2 cups of this mixturefor topping.
  2. Press remaining mixture evenly over the bottom of a greased 13 X 9 baking pan.
  3. Spread preserves over crumbs within 1/4" of sides of pan.
  4. Cut in 2 tablespoons of butter into reserve crumb topping; stir in nuts. Sprinkle over preserves & press down lightly.
  5. Bake in a 375 degree oven for 25 - 30 mins. or until lightly brown.
  6. Cool in pan and cut into bars.

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About FRUIT STREUSEL BARS

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American




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