Enjoy these luscious apricot oatmeal barswith a cup of hot tea or coffee.
Recipe: Apricot Oatmeal LinzerBars
2 cups Quaker® Oats (quick or oldfashioned, uncooked)
2 cups ground almonds or pecans – divided use
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups butter, softened
1 1/2 cups plus 1 tablespoon powdered sugar – divided use
4 egg yolks or 2 eggs, lightly beaten
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
1 (18-ounce) jar apricot preserves (about 1 1/2 cups)
1 cup finely chopped dried apricots
2 tablespoons orange-flavored liqueur (optional)
Makes 48 bars.
Nutritional Information: 1 bar: Calories140, Calories from Fat 70, Total Fat 8g, Saturated Fat 3.5g,Cholesterol 15mg, Sodium 100mg, Total Carbohydrates 16g, DietaryFiber 1g, Protein 2g, Total Sugars 9g.
Recipe and photograph provided courtesyof Quaker Oats Company.
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