These were different, and very good! I'll admit it, I was a little skeptical when I put them in the oven, as they didn't look like much - but they came out so pretty and smelling so good! I used mixed dried cherries, blueberries, and raspberries for this, and can't wait to try them with cranberries. I think almonds would be good for the nuts, too - these are very flexible blondies, and so quick to put together, too. Thanks, Smelly - your recipes always come through! Made for Veggie Swap 20, for my adopted chef, smellyvegetarian!
Tasty! My husband took some to work and got lots of compliments. I used dried cherries. Also I substituted grapeseed oil for the canola. A nice change from regular brownies.