Apricot Bars I

Apricot Bars I

21 Reviews 4 Pics
Marian
Recipe by  Marian

“A rich little bar cookie that's hard to stop with just one.”

New! Find ingredients on sale

  • Tap On Sale, then swipe through different local stores.

  • Look through the ingredients list for store discounts!

This feature is in beta testing. Thanks for your patience as we improve it!

Your ingredient has been saved! Go to Shopping List.

Ingredients

Adjust Servings

Original recipe yields 1 - 1/2 dozen

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Cream flour, butter and brown sugar. Add eggs and vanilla; mix well. Press into a 9x13 inch pan.
  3. Bake for 20 minutes. Take out and spread preserves evenly then sprinkle with nuts. Score into bars, but leave in pan.
  4. Return to oven at 250 degrees F (120 degrees C) for up to 15 minutes. Cool on rack.

Share It

Reviews (21)

Rate This Recipe
RAVRAM
21

RAVRAM

OH MY GOD!!! I made these as part of a friends wedding buffet, and they were SCARFED DOWN!!! Also, I included them in my holiday cookie tray for work, and they were the first ones gone. Great easy recipe--reminds me of my Hungarian grandmothers Linzer cookies! :-) A MUST TRY!!!!

carriebrady
13

carriebrady

Everyone loved these. The second baking took a little longer than the recipe indicates. I've also tried this using raspberry preserves. Great easy recipe.

Tamara
10

Tamara

These are great!!! I did change the recipe a bit though. I did half with the apricot preserves and half with strwberry preserves, Iwas curious to see how it came out with something other then apricot preserves. Well both rocked, I liked the strawberry better and hubby preferred the apricot. Win, win! Can't wait to try with cherry or raspberry preserves! I also put an oatmeal, brown sugar crumb topping instead of the nuts on top. I will cook the crust longer next time. WARNING!!!! If you arn't a fan of very sweet foods than this is not the recipe for you.

More Reviews

Similar Recipes

Apricot Cookies
(20)

Apricot Cookies

Apricot Squares
(19)

Apricot Squares

Cherry Walnut Bars
(10)

Cherry Walnut Bars

Raspberry Dream Bars
(8)

Raspberry Dream Bars

Almond Bars I
(9)

Almond Bars I

Apricot Bars II
(8)

Apricot Bars II

Nutrition

Amount Per Serving (18 total)

  • Calories
  • 251 cal
  • 13%
  • Fat
  • 13 g
  • 20%
  • Carbs
  • 32.4 g
  • 10%
  • Protein
  • 2.3 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol
  • 50 mg
  • 17%
  • Sodium
  • 76 mg
  • 3%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Top

<

previous recipe:

Cherry Walnut Bars

>

next recipe:

Raspberry Dream Bars