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lighter strawberry bars

(1 rating)
Recipe by
sherry monfils
worcester, MA

They may be lighter, less fat and calories, but they're just as tasty as the full-fat ones.

(1 rating)
yield 36 bars
prep time 15 Min
cook time 35 Min

Ingredients For lighter strawberry bars

  • 1/3 c
  • 1 Tbsp
    lite sour cream
  • 1 lg
  • 1-1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
    whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 c
    sugar-free strawberry jam
  • 2 Tbsp
    light brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
    chopped walnuts

How To Make lighter strawberry bars

  • 1
    Heat oven to 375. Spray a 9" x 13" baking pan w/ cooking spray. In bowl, beat butter and sugar until creamy. Beat in sour cream and egg. Beat in both flours, 1/2 cup at a time.
  • 2
    Press 1-1/4 cups dough into bottom of baking pan. Spread jam evenly over dough. Pat remaining dough over jam.
  • 3
    Sprinkle top evenly w/ brown sugar and walnuts. Bake for 35 mins, cool. Cut into bars.