Jewel Nut Bars

Recipe by Baby Chevelle
READY IN: 40mins
YIELD: 3 dozen
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 1 14
  • 23
    cup packed brown sugar, divided
  • 34
    cup cold butter
  • 1
  • 1 12
    cups salted mixed nuts
  • 1 12
    cups candied cherries, green and red
  • 1
    cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

DIRECTIONS

  • In a bowl, combine flour and 1/3 cup brown sugar;cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  • Press into a lightly greased 13x9x2-inch baking pan.
  • Bake at 350 for 15 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, in a mixing bowl, beat egg. Add salt and remaining brown sugar.
  • Stir in nuts, cherries and chocolate chips.
  • Spoon evenly over crust.
  • Bake at 350 for 20 minutes. Cool on wire rack.
  • Cut into bars.