close

Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)

Categories

Select One (optional)

Image

(optional)

Show only results that have an image


Holiday

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Christmas
  • Cinco de Mayo
  • Earth Day
  • Easter
  • Fall
  • Father's Day
  • Halloween
  • Jewish Holiday
  • Kwanzaa
  • Mother's Day
  • New Year's
  • Patriotic Holiday
  • Spring
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Summer
  • Thanksgiving
  • Valentine's Day
  • Winter
  • Back to School
  • Birthdays
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Memorial Day
Cuisine Type

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • American
  • Amish
  • Asian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Greek
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish
  • Mexican
  • Southern
  • Tropical

Seasonal

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter
Cooking Method

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Casserole
  • Grilling
  • Microwave
  • No Bake
  • Oven
  • Pressure Cooker
  • Skillet
  • Slow Cooker
Cooking Time

Select One (optional)

Number of Ingredients

Select One (optional)

RecipeLion.com

Menu

Free Offer
No Bake Recipes: 21 Fuss-Free Easy Desserts eCookbook

Our free eCookbook, No Bake Recipes 21 Fuss-Free Easy Desserts, will provide you with some great treats that you will not be able to resist.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Phyllis' Granny Smith Applesauce Squares

By:

Phyllis' Granny Smith Applesauce Squares

I just put together a few easy-to-make, healthy recipes for back-to-school. This one substitutes applesauce for the large amount of butter and white sugar that traditionally makes up a dessert bar.

Cooking Time: 25 min

Ingredients
  • 1/4 cup margarine, softened
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup applesauce
  • 1 cup Granny Smith apples with skin on, small diced
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 3 tablespoons margarine, melted
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 350F degree.
     
  2. Grease a 9x13-inch baking pan with butter spray.
     
  3. Mix together margarine, brown sugar, and egg until smooth.
     
  4. Stir in applesauce and chopped apples into the mixture.
     
  5. Add flour, baking powder, salt, and pumpkin pie spice, mix until well blended.
     
  6. Pour batter into the prepared pan and spread evenly with a spatula.
     
  7. Bake for 25 minutes in preheated oven, or until edges are golden.
     
  8. Cool in the pan over a wire rack.
     
  9. In a small bowl, mix together the powdered sugar and margarine.
     
  10. Stir in vanilla and milk until smooth.
     
  11. Spread over cooled bars before cutting into squares.
Notes

Hey, this recipe was featured in one of our exclusive free eCookbooks. If you'd like to enjoy more recipes like this one then download 27 Terrific After School Snack Recipes today!

Your Recently Viewed Recipes

Love these recipes? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

Ratings & Comments (0)

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.
Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Subscribe to our free recipe newsletter and we will send you delicious recipes and special offers to your inbox. Sign up today!

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE your favorite recipes
  • ADD personal notes
  • GET fast cooking tips

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs Keyword Index News Privacy Policy Submit Your Recipes Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other cooks

There are currently no images from other cooks.

Was This Helpful?YesNo