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Prune Chewies

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Ingredients
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Light brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs), firmly packed
  Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Prune juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Plumped prune 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), chopped
  Plump prune 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), chopped
  Chopped walnuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Lemon rind 2 Teaspoon, grated
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Eggs 2
  Coconut 4 Ounce (1 Can)
  Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 350°F before baking.

MAKING
2. Mix ½ cup of brown sugar, flour and butter to a creamy, crumbly mixture.
3. Take a 9" x 9" x 2” greased pan and pat the mixture into it at 1 inch high.
4. Bake for 20 minutes.
5. Mix rest of the ½ cup brown sugar, salt, cornstarch, prunes, prune juice, lemon juice and lemon rind and cook till mixture thickens. Stir in walnuts and top the baked mixture.
6. Beat the eggs; stir in vanilla extract and coconut and top evenly above priune mixture.
7. Replace in the oven and bake for 35 minutes more.

SERVING
8. Cool, cut into square pieces and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack, Fruit Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
35 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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