Apple Squares

These apple squares are an easy and delicious conclusion to any fall dinner! They take only 45 minutes to make and are sure to be a crowd pleaser.

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You’ll Need:

  • 1 cup flour
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¼ cup butter [½ stick]
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ¼ tsp cinnamon
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • cups apples, peeled, and chopped
  • ½ cup chopped nuts [pecans work best!]
  • ¼ cup cinnamon sugar [½ tsp cinnamon to 3 TBS sugar]

Directions:

Melt butter in saucepan. Remove from heat. Add sugars, egg and vanilla. Mix with a wooden spoon until smooth. Add dry ingredients. Add apples and nuts. Spread in a buttered 8 in. X 8 in. pan. Sprinkle with cinnamon sugar. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes. [Makes 12 servings]