Apricot-Oatmeal Bars

Enjoy these sweet-but-healthy fruit-filled bars after lunch or as a snack.



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Servings: 36
Prep Time: 15 mins
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Ingredients
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    1   cup 
    all-purpose flour
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    1/2  cup 
    whole wheat flour
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    1/2  teaspoon 
    salt
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    1/2  teaspoon 
    baking soda
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    1/2  teaspoon 
    ground cinnamon
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    beaten egg
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    1/4  cup 
    packed brown sugar
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    1/2  cup 
    plain low-fat yogurt
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    1/3  cup 
    water
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    1/4  cup 
    molasses
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    1/4  cup 
    cooking oil
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    1   cup 
    quick-cooking rolled oats
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    3/4  cup 
    snipped dried apricots
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    1/2  cup 
    raisins
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    3/4  cup 
    sifted powdered sugar
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    1 - 2   tablespoons 
    orange juice or milk

Directions
1.
In a large mixing bowl combine the all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, salt, baking soda, and cinnamon.
2.
In a medium mixing bowl combine egg, brown sugar, yogurt, water, molasses, and oil. Stir into flour mixture; mix well.
3.
Stir in oats, apricots, and raisins. Spread in a 13x9x2-inch baking pan.
4.
Bake in a 350 degree F. oven for 20 to 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool.
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For glaze, stir together powdered sugar and enough orange juice or milk to make of drizzling consistency. Drizzle over bars. Makes 36 servings.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 70, Fat, total (g) 2, carb. (g) 14, pro. (g) 1, sodium (mg) 50, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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