Apricot-Oat Squares

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Substitute your favorite fruit preserves in place of the apricot.
16 servings (serving size: 1 square)

Ingredients

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1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup whole-wheat flour
1 1/2 cups regular oats
1/3 cup packed brown sugar
6 tablespoons chilled butter
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
Cooking spray
3/4 cup apricot preserves

Preparation

Preheat oven to 350°.

Lightly spoon flours into dry measuring cups, and level with a knife. Combine flours, oats, sugar, butter, and nutmeg in a food processor; pulse 5 times or until mixture resembles coarse meal.

Press two-thirds of oat mixture into bottom of an 8-inch square baking pan coated with cooking spray. Bake at 350° for 10 minutes. Spread preserves over warm crust. Sprinkle with remaining oat mixture, and press gently. Bake for an additional 25 minutes or until lightly browned and bubbly. Cool completely in pan on a wire rack.

Created date

March 2001

Nutritional Information

Calories 148
Caloriesfromfat 30 %
Fat 5 g
Satfat 2.8 g
Monofat 1.4 g
Polyfat 0.4 g
Protein 2.3 g
Carbohydrate 24.9 g
Fiber 1.5 g
Cholesterol 12 mg
Iron 0.8 mg
Sodium 52 mg
Calcium 14 mg