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Apricot Bars

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  Dried apricots 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 stick)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Flour 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 2 , well beaten
  Vanilla 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chopped nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Powdered sugar 2 Tablespoon (adjust quantity as needed)

Rinse apricots; cover with water, and boil 10 minutes. Drain, cool, and chop. Mix butter, sugar, and 1 cup flour until crumbly. Pack into ungreased pan. Bake about 25 minutes, or until lightly browned. Sift together 1/3 cup flour, baking powder, and salt. Gradually beat brown sugar into eggs. Add flour mixture, mix well. Mix in vanilla, nuts, and apricots. Spread over baked layer. Bake 30 minutes, or until done. Cool in pan, then cut into bars and dust with powdered sugar.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 102 Calories from Fat 40

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 4 g6.8%

Saturated Fat 2.1 g10.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 20.8 mg6.9%

Sodium 34.4 mg1.4%

Total Carbohydrates 15 g5%

Dietary Fiber 0.5 g2%

Sugars 10.3 g

Protein 2 g3.1%

Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 0.05%

Calcium 1.4% Iron 2.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Apricot Bars Recipe