Cinnamon Nut Squares


1 cup butter
2 cut light brown sugar
1 egg yolk
2 cups sifted flour
1 tsp cinnamon
1 egg white
1 cup chopped pecans


Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg yolk and beat well. Add shifted flour and cinnamon. Beat well. Put into greased 7 ½ x 11 ½ x 1 ½ inch pan. Beat egg white slightly with fork. Spread over dough in pan and cover with chopped nuts. Bake at 300 degrees about 45 – 50 minutes. Cut into squares while hot. Can dust with powdered sugar if desired.

Recipe Yield

Makes about 2 - 3 dozen cookies 1x

Cookie Category:  Bars

Difficulty: ★ ☆ ☆ ☆