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Spicy Orange Bars

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  Shortening 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Brown sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Grated orange peel 2 Tablespoon
  Orange juice 3 Tablespoon
  Enriched flour 2 Cup (32 tbs), sifted
  Soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Seedless raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Dark Or Light)
  California walnuts 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped

Cream together shortening, sugar, and eggs.
Stir in orange peel and juice.
Sift together flour, soda, salt, and spices; add to creamed mixture and mix well.
Stir in raisins and nuts.
Spread in greased 15 1/2x101/2 x1 inch jelly roll pan.
Bake in moderate oven (350°) about 30 minutes or till done.
Cut in bars or diamonds.
If you like, sift confectioners' sugar over tops.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1180 Calories from Fat 473

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 55 g84.7%

Saturated Fat 11 g55.2%

Trans Fat 4.5 g

Cholesterol 105.7 mg35.2%

Sodium 635.1 mg26.5%

Total Carbohydrates 169 g56.3%

Dietary Fiber 5 g19.9%

Sugars 103.6 g

Protein 13 g27%

Vitamin A 3.7% Vitamin C 28.8%

Calcium 8.8% Iron 21.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Spicy Orange Bars Recipe