Simple Apricot Bar

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 36
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 127.3
  • Total Fat: 7.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 13.8 mg
  • Sodium: 0.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 14.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.5 g
  • Protein: 1.1 g

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Very easy, do ahead and freeze. Requires no eggs. Very easy, do ahead and freeze. Requires no eggs.
Number of Servings: 36


    2 sticks butter
    1 cup sugar
    2 cups flour
    1 cup finely chopped pecans
    1 (18 oz.) jar apricot preserves


Avoid spreading to edge of pan to avoid burning. Freezes well.


Cream butter and sugar. Add flour and mix until crumbly. Add pecans. Reservice about 1 3/4 cups of mixture. Press remaining mixture in a 10 x 15 inch pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Spread preserves evenly over crust. Sprinkle reserved pecan mixture over preserves. Bake an additional 30 minutes. (Check oven after 20 minutes - these should not be very brown.) Let set after removing from oven. Cut into bars while warm. Yields dozen.

Serving Size: makes 36 2 inch pieces

Number of Servings: 36

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user CASTIRONLADY.

TAGS:  Desserts |

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