Apple Oatmeal Bar Cookies

Apple Oatmeal Bar Cookies

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"This recipe is a subtle version of apple crisp or oatmeal cookies. This recipe isn't too sweet or too bland. It's great as an after school snack or just something to munch on after dinner. It's super quick!"


50 m servings 103 cals
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Original recipe yields 36 servings



  • Calories:
  • 103 kcal
  • 5%
  • Fat:
  • 5.1 g
  • 8%
  • Carbs:
  • 13.2g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 1.6 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 7 mg
  • 2%
  • Sodium:
  • 20 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a 9x13 inch baking pan.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and brown sugar until smooth. Beat in the oats, flour, cinnamon, and vanilla. Fold in the applesauce and walnuts. Transfer the mixture to the prepared pan.
  3. Bake 35 minutes in the preheated oven, until golden brown. Cool in pan, and cut into squares.
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  1. 48 Ratings


This recipe is good, but it needs an egg to bind it and a half-teaspoon or so of salt. Adding the salt will cure the "bland" flavor other reviewers have complained of. I also added chocolate c...

This is my new favorite bar recipe. I used whole wheat flour, raisins instead of walnuts and doubled the applesauce (unsweetened). So yummy!

Pan size too small?? Are we making the same recipe? The first time I made this recipe I followed it to the "t" and it worked out great. I think the butter has to be creamed thoroughly or you ...

We weren't impressed with the Apple Oatmeal cookie bars. Not enough flavor and the pan size is too small. Maybe with chopped apples it would be better!

These were ok. Kinda bland and I actually added some cinnamon sugar on top. I did make this without the nuts. I am looking for something similar to those new 'Oatmeal-to-go' bars, so this didn'...

I added an egg and increased the applesauce to 1 c simply to bind the ingredients together. Without this change, I would be baking a pan full of crumbles.

Sorry, but these just absolutely did not work. I don't usually read reviews before making something, unless the average score is low and I want to find out why. But I printed this off a long, ...

Unsatisfying. Blah. A mouthful to chew and dry. Sorry! Really think it needs egg.

This is a mild, semi-sweet cookie. I received compliments both at home and playgroup. Will add this to my favorites.