Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter, gradually add sugar, beating well.
  2. Combine flour, soda and salt, add to creamed mixture, mixing well.
  3. Stir in oats.
  4. Press half of mixture into a lightly greased 8-inch square an.
  5. Top mixture with jam, spreading to within a 1/4 inch of edge.
  6. Press remaining crumb mixture on top.
  7. Bake at 400° for 30 minutes.
  8. Cool, cut into bars.
Most Helpful

So easy! I make these often, and sometimes I add a glaze to drizzle on the top of the bars (confectioner's sugar, lemon juice and blackberry jam. Delicious!

Lynn in MA May 21, 2013

Wonderful, the kids loved them!

Beerchef April 22, 2008

My husband and I really liked these great bars. Easy to make and a good flavor. I imagine you could use any jam. Thanks, Christine

carole in orlando January 23, 2003