Total Time
35mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

A Christmas Bar Cookie favorite at our house.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix flour, margarine, and sugar together; press into 9 x 13 pan.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 15 minutes.
  3. Beat egg whites until stiff and add 2 teaspoons of sugar and vanilla.
  4. Mix remaining sugar, almond paste, egg yolks, salt, and lemon juice.
  5. Fold almond mixture with egg white mixture and put on top of baked crust. Sprinkle with nuts or coconut.
  6. Bake 30 minutes at 325 degrees Fahrenheit.
Most Helpful

We really enjoyed your bars, & with one exception, I make the recipe pretty much as given ~ I did, however, top the bars with half a cup of chopped almonds AND half a cup of coconut! Wonderful little tasties! Thanks for sharing the recipe! [Made & reviewed in New Kids on the Block recipe tag]

Sydney Mike February 29, 2012