Applesauce Oatmeal Snack Bars

Total Time
Prep 25 mins
Cook 30 mins

This fruity, low fat cookie bar recipe is from a Mott’s cookbook.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375F degrees.
  2. Combine flour, oats, baking powder and salt.
  3. In separate bowl, beat white sugar and butter until blended.
  4. Whisk in cinnamon applesauce, egg, and vanilla.
  5. Add flour mixture to applesauce mixture and stir until well blended.
  6. In small bowl, combine chunky applesauce, raisins, brown sugar, and cinnamon.
  7. Spoon half of oat mixture into sprayed 8-inch baking pan; pour raisin filling over top, and spoon remaining oat mixture over filling, spreading evenly.
  8. Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until lightly browned; cool on wire rack.
Most Helpful

This is very good. I used homemade applesauce which is not chunky but still worked just fine. I originally made it for school lunches but it didn't last that long. I will be making this again.

Grcorgi February 07, 2010

Can't believe nobody tried this!! Made for My 3 Chefs, this came out sooooo GOOD!! Easy to prepare and kind of light too!! Used 3/4 cup sugar - next time would probably lower it to 1/2 cup! Didn't have any chunky applesauce, but did seem to work with regular applesauce. Used a mix of dried cranberries and raisins. Thanks Messy Cook! :)

Redsie June 26, 2008

These are so tasty! I didn't have white sugar so I used 3/4 cup brown. They're incredible. Very soft and the layer in the middle really makes it. I didn't have chunky applesauce just regular unsweetened so I added a dash of cinnamon to the oatmeal mixture. Definitely will make again

kpesillo11 May 02, 2014