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cranberry orange bars

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a recipe by
Michelle Bersani =^..^=
East Bridgewater, MA

I tweaked this from a recipe I found in a binder I have. Sorry, don't remember where it came from (it was hand written). Hope you like it, though :) *Note* The original called for rasberry jam, but I guess you could use any kind you like.

★★★★★ 1
serves 6-8
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min

Ingredients For cranberry orange bars

  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 2/3 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    quick cooking oats (not instant)
  • 1 c
    almonds, chopped
  • 1 c
  • 1/2 c
    orange marmalade

How To Make cranberry orange bars

  • 1
    In a large bowl,beat together butter and brown sugar.
  • 2
    Stir in flour, oats and almonds. Reserve 1 cup of this mixture.
  • 3
    Press remaining mixture into 8 inch greased pan.
  • 4
    In a small bowl, combine craisins and orange marmalade. Spread on bottom oat mixture.
  • 5
    Sprinkle with reserved oat mixture. Bake:375 degrees for 25 to 30 minutes.
  • 6
    Take out of oven and let sit until completly cooled. Cut into even bars.

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