The Substitute's Yummy Bars

The Substitute's Yummy Bars
  • 18 bars
  • 0:15 Preparation
  • 0:35 Cooking
  • 1:00 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    dried cranberries

  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)

    softened butter

  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)

    brown sugar

  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)

    Maple syrup

  • 1

    egg

  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)

    apple sauce

  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    plain yogurt

  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    all-purpose flour

  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    whole-wheat flour

  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)

    oatmeal

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    slivered almonds

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    chocolate chips

  • 1 tsp.
    (5 mL)

    baking soda

Preparation

Preheat oven to 350°F / 180°C.

In a bowl, cream butter and brown sugar with a hand mixer. Add maple syrup and beat for a few seconds.

Beat in egg.

Stir in applesauce and yogurt.

In another bowl, mix dry ingredients together.

Gently stir dry ingredients into liquid mixture.

Spread on a lightly oiled 9x9-in. (23x23-cm) rimmed baking sheet.

Bake 35 min. or until a toothpick inserted in the centre comes out clean.

Cool 10 min. and cut into 18 bars.

Source: Metro