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    • #239544
      Avatar for BiggerPiggyBankBiggerPiggyBank

      Chewy Granola Bars

      a.. 1 cup brown sugar, packed
      b.. 1/4 cup sugar

      1/2 cup butter, softened
      d.. 2 tablespoons honey
      e.. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

      1 egg
      g.. 1 cup all-purpose flour
      h.. 1 teaspoon cinnamon

      1/2 teaspoon baking powder
      j.. 1/4 teaspoon salt
      k.. 1 1/2 cups quick cooking rolled oats

      1 1/4 cups crispy rice cereal
      m.. 1 cup chopped pecans or other nuts
      n.. 1 cup chocolate chips or raisins

      1/3 cup toasted wheat germ

      Grease a microwave baking dish about 12- X 8-inches. In large bowl, cream sugars
      with buter until light. Beat in honey, vanilla, and egg; blend well.

      blend in flour, cinnamon, baking powder, and salt, beating at low speed of
      electric mixer. Fold in remaining ingredients with a spoon; press firmly into
      the prepared baking dish.
      Microwave on MEDIUM (50%) for 7 to 9 minutes or until set. Rotate dish 1/2 turn
      every 3 minutes.

      The granola bars will firm up as they cool. Cool and cut into
      Makes about 18 to 24, depending on size.

    • #461809

      thanks so much for posting this, I can’t believe that so many people have looked at your recipie and not posted anything. I am going to clip/copy and give it a try, thanks again

    • #461825
      Avatar for BiggerPiggyBankmos

      MaryMary, please don’t be like so many members (as you noted)! Share your success, failure, and recipes that work for your family. Most of us like to share;-D

    • #461828

      my family is pretty much meat potatoes and plain garden salad, so I am not sure how much I would have to add, but if I come across something worthwhile I will gladly post multistars smilie

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Budget Menu & Dirt Cheap Recipes General Recipes Chewy Granola Bars