Spicy Apple Squares
|Brown sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs), firmly packed|
|Butter||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Sifted flour||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Baking powder||1 Teaspoon|
|Ground cinnamon||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
|Chopped nuts||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Diced peeled apples||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Confectioners sugar||2 Tablespoon|
Cream together brown sugar and butter until fluffy.
Add egg and vanilla; beat well.
Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and cinnamon.
Add to creamed mixture; mix well.
Add nuts and apples.
Spread in well-greased and floured 8" square baking pan.
Bake in 350° oven 25 minutes or until done.
Do not overbake.
Cut into squares.
Before serving, dust with sifted confectioners sugar.