Apricot Meringue Nut Bars

Apricot Meringue Nut Bars

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Margaret Riley

By
@artist51

Light and yummy cookie bar!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
18
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1
    egg
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 1/4 c
    flour
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt
  • 2
    egg whites
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    apricot jam
  • 1/2 c
    pecans, in pieces

How to Make Apricot Meringue Nut Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream together 1/2 cup butter and 1/4 cup sugar. Add 1 egg and 1/2 teaspoon vanilla. Mix together dry ingredients and add to creamed mixture.
  2. Pat dough into 9" x 13" pan. Cover with apricot jam.
  3. Beat in a bowl egg whites until stiff but not dry. Gradually add, and continuing to beat,1/2 cup sugar. When mixture stands in peaks, fold in 1/2 cup pecans. Spread over jam.
  4. Bake 35 minutes. Cool before cutting.

Printable Recipe Card

About Apricot Meringue Nut Bars

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



Leave a Comment

Homemade Frosting Recipes To Up Your Cake Game

Homemade Frosting Recipes To Up Your Cake Game


Want to know how to turn a boxed cake into something super special? Make a batch of homemade buttercream frosting! Creamy and buttery, use it to frost a cake and make pretty rosettes with a piping bag. It turns an ordinary cake into bakery quality. No one will guess how easy it was to make. […]

18 Brussels Sprout Recipes

18 Brussels Sprout Recipes


Brussels sprouts get such a bad rap. They are one of our favorite veggies! Their smoky flavor pairs deliciously with cheese, bacon, onions, nuts, and more. A healthy vegetable that is in season right now, now’s the time to start trying new and tasty Brussels sprout recipes. Scroll down for delicious ideas that are sure […]

31 Recipes to Make for Dinner in March

31 Recipes to Make for Dinner in March


Stuck in a dinner rut? We’re here to help with your March menu! We’ve curated 31 family-friendly meals that are tested and approved by home cooks just like you. Twists on family favorites, new dinner ideas, and heirloom recipes, we have all the meals you need for the month below!