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Extreme Bars

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  • 10 min prep time
  • 1 hr 30 min total time
  • 7 ingredients
  • 25 servings
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Transform baking mix into colorful bars topped with creamy ready-to-spread frosting.

Ingredients

2
cups baking mix
1
cup powdered sugar
1/2
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
egg
1
package (about 0.13 oz) strawberry-, lemon-, orange- or lime-flavored unsweetened soft drink mix
1
cup vanilla frosting (from 1-lb tub)
Candy sprinkles, fruit-flavored gummy ring-shaped candies, gumdrops or jelly beans, if desired

Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In medium bowl, stir baking mix, powdered sugar, butter, egg and drink mix (dry) until dough forms. Pat mixture firmly on bottom of ungreased 8-inch square pan.
  • 2 Bake 14 to 18 minutes or until lightly browned around edges. Cool in pan on wire rack about 1 hour.
  • 3 Spread bars with frosting; sprinkle with candies. For bars, cut into 5 rows by 5 rows.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In medium bowl, stir baking mix, powdered sugar, butter, egg and drink mix (dry) until dough forms. Pat mixture firmly on bottom of ungreased 8-inch square pan.
  • 2 Bake 14 to 18 minutes or until lightly browned around edges. Cool in pan on wire rack about 1 hour.
  • 3 Spread bars with frosting; sprinkle with candies. For bars, cut into 5 rows by 5 rows.

Expert Tips

Get in the spirit. Choose a drink mix color to match your school or favorite team colors the next time you have a sports potluck.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories
150
Calories from Fat
60
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
11%
Saturated Fat
4g
20%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
Cholesterol
20mg
6%
Sodium
170mg
7%
Total Carbohydrate
20g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
14g
14%
Protein
0g
0%
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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