Apple Oatmeal Snack Bars
Posted by:Jan Taylor Sun, 25 Apr 2004, at 9:18 a.m.
1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 cup uncooked rolled oats
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1 cup granulated sugar
2 tablespoons margarine, softened
1/2 cup Cinnamon Applesauce
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 cup Chunky Applesauce
1/3 cup raisins (optional)
1 tablespoon firmly packed light brown sugar
1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
Preheat oven to 375*. Spray 8-inch square baking pan with non-stick cooking
In medium bowl, combine flour, oats, baking powder and salt.
In large bowl, beat granulated sugar and margarine with electric mixer at medium
speed until blended. Whisk in 1/2 cup cinnamon applesauce, egg and vanilla.
Add flour mixture to applesauce mixture; stir until well blended. Spoon half of
batter into prepared pan, spreading evenly.
In small bowl, combine 1 cup chunky applesauce, raisins, brown sugar and
cinnamon. Pour evenly over batter.
Spoon remaining batter over filling, spreading evenly.
Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on wire rack 15 minutes;
cut into 16 bars.