Buttermilk Bars

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Temperance

One of my absolute favorite treats when I was a child. They have a maple flavor to them and are best enjoyed with a glass of cold iced tea.

Top Review by BamaBelle30

The kids really enjoyed these! Very sweet, but very good! Thanks for sharing!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream 1/2 cup butter, 1 cup brown sugar and 1 tsp vanilla.
  2. Add egg, beat well.
  3. Sift flour and baking soda together and add alternately with buttermilk to egg mixture.
  4. Add nuts.
  5. Bake 20-25 minutes at 350 in a 9x13 pan.
  6. For the topping: Bring topping ingredients to a boil (1/4 cup butter, 1/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup brown sugar, 1/8 cup milk and 1/2 tsp vanilla). Boil 2 minutes. Add 1 cup powdered sugar and mix well.
  7. Spread on cooled bars.

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