Spicy Uncooked Fruit Nut Bars

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Jun. 08, 2011

Ingredients

Prunes 1 Cup (16 tbs) , pitted
Dried figs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Seedless raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Pitted dates 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Chopped pecans/Walnuts / blanched almonds 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Cloves 3⁄4 Teaspoon
Cinnamon 3⁄4 Teaspoon
Salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
Orange juice 2 Drop
Confectioners sugar 1 Tablespoon

Directions

Put fruits and nuts through fine blade of meat grinder, mix in seasonings and just enough orange juice to make mixture hold together.

Roll or pat out 1/4" thick, cut in squares or small circles, and dredge in confectioners' sugar.

If you prefer, roll into small balls and dredge.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
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Preparation Time: 20 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 8

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 201Calories from Fat 45

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g8.3%

Saturated Fat 0.49 g2.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 186 mg7.75%

Total Carbohydrates 41 g13.7%

Dietary Fiber 4.25 g17%

Sugars 28.2 g

Protein 2 g4.3%

Vitamin A 3.5% Vitamin C 1.5%

Calcium 4.6% Iron 5.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet