Tangy Cranberry-Lemon Bars Mix in a Jar

Tangy Cranberry-lemon Bars Mix In A Jar Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Stormy Stewart

By
@karlyn255

This is a wonderful and delightfully smelling bar cookie. I prefer the blueberries to cranberries but it is your choice. Change tag if doing blueberries so as not to confuse the recipient

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
5 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 c
    flour
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    dried cranberries ( blueberries also work well)
  • 1 Tbsp
    dried grated lemon peel
  • 3/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 3/4 tsp
    salt

How to Make Tangy Cranberry-Lemon Bars Mix in a Jar

Step-by-Step

  1. Layer ingredients attractively in any order into 1-quart food storage jar with tight-fitting lid. Pack ingredients down slightly before adding another layer.Cover top of jar with fabric; attach gift tag with raffia or ribbon. Makes one 1-quart jar.
  2. Instructions for gift tag:

    Tangy Cranberry-Lemon Bars Mix in a Jar:

    1/2 cup butter, softened
    1/3 cup thawed frozen lemonade concentrate
    1 egg
    1 jar Tangy Lemonade Bars Mix

    Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Lightly grease a 13 x 9-inch baking pan.

    Beat butter in large bowl until smooth. Beat in lemonade concentrate and egg until blended. (Mixture may appear curdled.) Add bar cookie mix to butter mixture; stir until well blended. Press dough evenly into prepared pan. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until golden.

    Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Cut into bars.

Printable Recipe Card

About Tangy Cranberry-Lemon Bars Mix in a Jar

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #gift-in-a-jar




Show 4 Comments & Reviews

Simple Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

Simple Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew

One of the highlights of the holiday season, for me, is making Christmas cookies. It reminds me of being a kid in the kitchen with my mother. Every year I...

C Is For Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want To Eat

C is for Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want to Eat

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Let's chat cookies. From chocolate chip to sugar and cream filled, they're a dunkable treat that can't be beat. Here are 14 cookie recipes that'll quickly become a family favorite....

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...