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Oatmeal Bars

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If you craving for midday mouth-watering bites, then try out these simple Oatmeal Bars. Healthy, this bar is deliciously flavored with a combination of chocolate and orange! Follow this effortless recipe and enjoy snack times in a healthy way!!
Ingredients
  Shortening 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Brown sugar 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Sifted flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Soda 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Quick cooking oats 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Semi-sweet chocolate morsels 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Orange juice 1 Tablespoon
  Orange rind 1 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Grease a 10 x 5 x 3-inch pan.

MAKING
2) In a bowl, combine and cream the shortening and sugar till light and fluffy.
3) Add in the egg and beat well.
4) Combine and sift the flour, salt, and soda.
5) Add into the creamed mix.
6) Add in the oats, milk, and chocolate morsels.
7) Transfer into the baking pan.
8) Place in the oven at 375° F and bake for 35 to 40 minutes.
9) Combine the sugar and orange juice and allow to boil.
10) Add in the orange rind.
11) Add over the baked cookies.
12) Cool.

SERVING
13) Cut into bars.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Oat
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
25 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
65 Minutes

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