Cranberry Orange Bars

Delicious baked bars flavored with orange and cranberries - perfect dessert to impress your guests.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 1 hr 40 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 48

Ingredients

Base and Topping

2
cups all purpose flour
1 1/2
cups old-fashioned rolled oats
1
cup coconut
1
cup firmly packed brown sugar
1
teaspoon baking soda
1 1/2
teaspoons cinnamon
1
cup margarine or butter, softened
1
cup chopped walnuts

Filling

1
cup orange marmalade
1
(16-oz.) can whole berry cranberry sauce
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, combine flour, oats, coconut, brown sugar, baking soda and cinnamon; mix well. Add margarine; mix until crumbly. Press 3 cups of mixture in bottom of ungreased 15x10x1-inch baking pan to form base. Add walnuts to remaining mixture; reserve for topping.
  • 2 In small bowl, combine marmalade and cranberry sauce. Spread evenly over base. Sprinkle reserved topping evenly over filling; press lightly.
  • 3 Bake at 350°F. for 25 to 30 minutes or until deep golden brown. Cool 1 hour or until completely cooled. Cut into bars.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Bar
    Calories
    130
    (
    Calories from Fat
    50),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    6g
    6%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    75mg
    75%;
    % Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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