Basic information

Name: Cocoa bars

Yield: 24

Categories cookies




CRUST: Cream together butter and powdered sugar. Blend in 1 cup flour and milk. Spread evenly in bottom of ungreased 9-inch square pan. Bake in 350 degree oven 10 to 12 minutes.

TOPPING: Beat eggs slightly; combine dry ingredients and add to eggs. Blend in vanilla and almond extract; fold in almonds. Spread over hot baked layer; return to oven and bake 20 minutes longer. Cool; while warm, cut into 24 bars.

Reprinted with permission from _From our Private Collection_ From the C and H Sugar Kitchen Electronic format by Karen Mintzias