Apple Cinnamon Pecan "Pie" Bars
These moist bars take the taste of Mom's apple pie to a whole new level.
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2/3 cup NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Lowfat 2% Milk
3 cups peeled, cored and finely chopped baking apples
3/4 cup finely chopped pecans
- Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C). Grease 13x9x2-inch baking pan.
- Combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon and nutmeg in medium bowl. Beat granulated sugar and butter in large mixer bowl until creamy. Beat in eggs and vanilla extract until smooth. Alternately beat in flour mixture and evaporated milk. Stir in apples and nuts. Spread batter into prepared baking pan.
- Bake for 40 to 45 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on wire rack for 20 minutes. Cut into bars. Sprinkle with powdered sugar before serving.
Makes 15 servings.
Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/15 of recipe): Calories: 240; Calories from Fat: 100 % Daily Value based on a 2000 calorie diet: Total Fat: 11g 18%; Saturated Fat: 4.5g 23%; Cholesterol: 45mg 15%; Sodium: 130mg 5%; Carbohydrates: 32g 11%; Dietary Fiber: 2g 7%; Sugars: 18g; Protein: 4g; Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 2%; Calcium 8%; Iron 8%
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