Orange Slice Cookie Bar
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A wonderful dessert that's just the perfect balance between sweet decadence and wholesome, old-fashioned goodness.
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 24
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 2 cups plain flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 cup walnuts or pecans
  • 1 lb orange candy slices, cut into fine pieces
  1. Mix sliced candies with flour and stir to coat each slice.
  2. Add nuts, brown sugar and eggs (beaten) along with the vanilla, cinnamon, salt and baking powder.
  3. Spread on greased cookie sheet.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
  5. Cool in pan.
  6. Cut into squares and sprinkle with confectioners' sugar (sifted) if you like.
  7. Makes about 24 squares.
This hand-written recipe was found scribbled down in one of Mama Peggy's many notebooks of quotes and recipes. [singlepic id=72 w=150 float=center]
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 Calories: 216 Fat: 4.3 g Saturated fat: 0.6 g Unsaturated fat: 2.6 g Carbohydrates: 49.1 g Sugar: 37.1 g Fiber: 0.7 g Protein: 2.9 g Cholesterol: 30.8 mg
Recipe by Mama Peggy at
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