Grandma Martin's Holiday Bars

Grandma Martin's Holiday Bars Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Jeanine Stennett

By
@MrsStennett

These are not really bars, but cupcake-like bars, that were made by my Grandma Martin.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 lb
    brown sugar
  • 4
    eggs, beaten
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 c
    coconut
  • 1 c
    chopped nuts
  • 1 c
    sliced maraschino cherries
  • 1 c
    chopped dates or raisins
  • 1 c
    chocolate chips

How to Make Grandma Martin's Holiday Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. In a pan, put your butter and brown sugar. Stir until melted and mixed well. Add beaten eggs, flavorings, and salt. Mix well. Remove from heat and add flour, baking powder, and coconut. Mix well. Add nuts, cherries, dates and/or raisins. Let cool. Stir in chocolate chips. Turn into greased 9x13 pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 40 minutes. Can put on a light powdered sugar frosting, but not necessary. Cool and cut into bars.

Printable Recipe Card

About Grandma Martin's Holiday Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-sugar Perfection

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-Sugar Perfection

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s something so magical about the cinnamon sugar perfection of a snickerdoodle cookie. These soft, melt-in-your-mouth sweets are one of our absolute favorites desserts - so we decided to find...

18 Best Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

18 Best Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Don’t be that person who shows up to the Christmas cookie exchange with store-bought cookies. Even if you put them on a plate, people know! There’s just that special something...

Simple, Easy To Carry Labor Day Desserts Recipe

Simple, Easy to Carry Labor Day Desserts

Kitchen Crew

I'm heading to a Labor Day barbecue this weekend. Everyone is bringing something and I've been assigned a dessert. I started to look through my Recipe Box app to see...