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Fruit Bars

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=469162

Ingredients

  1. 1 1/4 c. all-purpose flour
  2. 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  3. 1/2 tsp. almond extract
  4. 1 c. chopped nuts
  5. 1/2 c. chopped maraschino cherries, drained
  6. 1 c. sugar
  7. 1 tsp. salt
  8. 3 eggs
  9. 1 c. cut up dates or whole raisins
  10. 1 (6 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°.
  2. Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, almond extract and eggs.
  3. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  4. Spread dough in greased pan (13 x 9 x 2-inch).
  5. Bake until light brown, 30 to 35 minutes.