Extreme Bars

Transform baking mix into colorful bars topped with creamy ready-to-spread frosting.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 25

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
  • 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.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Bar
    Calories
    150
    (
    Calories from Fat
    60),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    7g
    7%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    20mg
    20%;
    Sodium
    170mg
    170%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    20g
    20%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    14g
    14%
    ),
    Protein
    0g
    0%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    2%;
    Iron
    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 Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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