Cookies and Bars Recipes

Premier Key Lime Bars

Ingredients Crust: 1/2 butter, softened 1/2 sugar 1 teaspoon grated lime rind 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon lemon extract 1 flour 1/2 unsweetened coconut 1 macadamia nuts, chopped 1/2 Hershey’s Premier White Chips Topping: 6 ozs. Hershey’s Premier White Chips, melted Filling: 2/3 sugar 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/8 teaspoon salt […]

Island Energy Bars

Ingredients 2 s quick cooking oats 1 (10 1/2 oz.) bag miniature marshmallows 1/4 margarine 1 shredded coconut 1/4 sesame seed 1/2 peanut butter 3 s crisp rice cereal 1 Macadamia nuts 1 raisins Directions Toast oats and sesame seed in skillet, stirring occasionally, 3 minutes or until lightly browned. Melt marshmallows, peanut butter and […]

Rhubarb Bars

Ingredients 1 flour 5 tablespoons powdered sugar 1/2 cold butter 1 1/2 s sugar 1/2 flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs, well beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 s rhubarb, chopped Directions Cut butter into flour and powdered sugar with pastry blender. Press into 9×13-inch pan and bake at 350° 7 to […]

Cat Cookies

Ingredients 1 whole wheat flour 1/4 soy flour 1 teaspoon catnip 1 egg 1/3 milk 2 tablespoons wheat germ 1/3 powdered milk 1 tablespoon unsulfurated molasses 2 tablespoons butter or vegetable oil Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Mix dry ingredients together. Add molasses, egg, oil and milk. Roll out flat onto oiled cookie sheet and […]

Triple Layer Cookie Bars

Ingredients 1/2 oleo 1 1/2 s graham cracker crumbs 1 (7 oz.) pkg. coconut 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 1 (12 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips 1/2 creamy peanut butter Directions In 13×9 pan melt oleo. Sprinkle crumbs evenly over oleo. Top with coconut then pour milk evenly over ingredients. Bake at 350° […]

Peanut Butter Cookies

Ingredients 3 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons reduced-fat peanut butter 1/2 brown sugar, packed 1/4 sugar 1 egg white 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/8 teaspoon salt Directions In large mixing bowl, cream butter, peanut butter and sugars. Add egg white; beat until blended. Beat in vanilla. Combine flour, […]

Peanut Butter Bars

Ingredients 1 cup oleo 1 cup sugar 1 cup brown sugar 3 eggs 2 cups rolled oats 3/4 peanut butter 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla Frosting: 3 tablespoons oleo 1/2 peanut butter 2 1/2 s powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Directions Mix all ingredients together and spread into […]

Saltine Cracker Cookies

Ingredients 2 sticks butter 1 sugar saltine crackers 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 (12 oz) pkg. chocolate chips walnuts, cashews, peanuts (whatever nut you prefer) Directions Stir butter and sugar together, cook to syrup consistency (not too long, just until it’s a tan color). Add 1 teaspoon vanilla to syrup. Line jelly roll pan with foil […]

Chocolate Nutty Squares

Ingredients 2 s chopped hazelnuts or nuts of your choice 1/4 sugar 4 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 milk chocolate chips Directions Preheat oven to 350°. In blender or food processor, blend 1 1/2 cups nuts with sugar until […]

Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients Cream together: 1 white sugar 1 brown sugar 1 real soft butter 2 eggs Then add: 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 2 s quick cooking oatmeal 1 1/2 s chocolate chips 1 chopped nuts (optional) Directions Stir together and add 2 1/8 cup flour. Drop […]

Mocha Toffee Squares

Ingredients 1 cup chocolate wafers, finely crushed 3 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted 2 teaspoons instant coffee crystals 3/4 sugar 1/2 margarine or butter 4 egg yolks 1 (1 oz.) square unsweetened chocolate, melted and cooled 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 4 egg whites 2 (1 1/8 oz.) bars chocolate-covered English toffee, crushed (1/2 cup) Directions For […]

Oatmeal-S’More Cookies

Ingredients 1/2 butter, softened 1/2 shortening 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 sugar 2 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 1/4 s all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup old-fashioned oats 1 cup (6 ozs.) semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup miniature marshmallows Directions In large mixing bowl, cream butter, shortening […]

Chewy Granola Bars

Ingredients 1 (10 1/2 oz.) pkg. large marshmallows 2/3 chunky peanut butter* 1/2 butter, cubed 1/4 corn syrup 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 4 cups quick-cooking oats 1 cup crisp rice cereal 1 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 flaked coconut 1/2 sunflower kernels 1/2 chopped peanuts 1/2 raisins 2 tablespoons toasted wheat germ 2 tablespoons […]

Gingerbread House Cookies

Ingredients Cookies: 1/2 butter or margarine, softened 1/2 brown sugar, firmly packed 1/2 molasses 1 egg 2 1/2 s all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon salt Royal Icing: 2 2/3 s sifted confectioners sugar 4 tablespoons warm […]

Linzer Cookies

Ingredients 2/3 hazelnuts 1/2 light brown sugar, packed 2 1/2 s all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 2 sticks (1 cup) unsalted butter, softened 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 (12 oz.) jar seedless raspberry jam Directions Put oven rack in middle position and preheat oven to 350°. […]

Sugar Cookies

Ingredients 2 1/2 s all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 sticks (3/4 cup) unsalted butter, softened 3/4 sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla Decorating Icing 1 (1 lb.) box confectioners? sugar 4 teaspoons powdered egg whites (no reconstituted), such as Just White 1/3 water 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon vanilla Directions […]

Pecan Thimble Cookies

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/4 s chopped pecans 1 cup butter, softened 1/4 granulated sugar 1/4 brown sugar, firmly packed Directions Process flour and pecans in food processor until pecans are very finely chopped. In medium bowl, beat butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Stir in flour mixture. Wrap dough in plastic […]

Sour Cream Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup sugar 3 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1 cup butter 2 eggs, well beaten 1 cup thick sour cream Directions Sift together dry ingredients. Cut in butter with pastry blender or two knives. Add eggs and sour cream gradually. Chill dough at least 2 hours […]

Yummy Oatmeal Bars

Ingredients Crust: 2 cups flour 2 cups quick oats 1 1/2 s brown sugar, packed 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/4 s margarine or butter, softened Filling: 1 (6 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips 1/2 chopped nuts 1 (12 oz.) jar caramel ice cream topping 3 tablespoons flour Directions Preheat oven to […]

Very Good Sugar Cookies

Ingredients 2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 butter 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup confectioners? sugar 1 egg white a few drops lemon juice Directions Cream butter and sugar. Mix dry ingredients and add a little at a time. Add egg, lemon […]

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