Walnut Bars



½ cup butter
1 cup sifted flour


½ cup dry coconut
1 ½ cups brown sugar sifted and packed
1 cup chopped walnuts
2 Tbs flour
¼ tsp baking powder
½ tsp salt
2 eggs, well beaten
1 ½ tsp vanilla



Blend butter and flour well and pat evenly in a greased pan (9×13 inches). Bake at 350 degree oven for about 15 minutes.


Mix all ingredients well and spread on baked layer. Bake in 350 degree oven…about 25 minutes. Cool. Frost with Confectioner’s Sugar Frosting and sprinkle with ground nuts.


Confectioner’s Sugar Frosting

1 Tbs & 1 tsp butter
¼ cup milk
About 3 to 3 ¼ cups sifted confectioner’s sugar
1 tsp vanilla
Food coloring

Add butter to the milk. Add sugar gradually to make frosting right for spreading. Add extract and mix well. Add food coloring at desired.

Recipe Yield

Makes about 4 - 5 dozen bar cookies 1x

Cookie Category:  Bar

Difficulty: ★ ★ ☆ ☆