Almond Bars
 
"Delightfully rich!"
Ingredients
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • ¾ cup almond paste
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • 2 Tsp butter
  • ¾ cup chopped almonds
Instructions
  1. Cream 1 cup butter and 1 cup sugar until light. Add egg and blend well.
  2. Blend in flour and spread in 13x9 pan.
  3. Combine almond paste, 2 eggs, ½ cup sugar, almond extract and 2 T butter.
  4. Spread on top of the dough in pan and sprinkle with chopped almonds.
  5. Bake in 325 degree oven for 25 to 30 mins, or until done.
Recipe by The Mid-Century Menu at http://www.midcenturymenu.com/2012/12/almond-bars-the-10-days-of-vintage-christmas-cookies/