Prune Bar Cookies
Preheat oven to 400F. In a large mixing bowl, combine: 1 1/4 cups
flour 1/2 tsp. salt 1/3 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter,softened) 1 tsp.
lemon zest Blend well at low speed of mixer until particals are fine.
Press into an ungreased 8 inch square pan. Bake for 12 minutes.
Remove from oven. Sprinkle evenly with: 1/2 cup milk chocolate chips
6 oz. chopped prunes
Topping: 3/4 cup sliced almonds 1/2 cup sugar 1/3 cup half & half 1/4
cup unsalted butter
Place topping ingredients in a small sauce pan and bring to a boil.
Boil for 3 minutes, stirring occasionall. Pour ober prune and
chocolate pieces and continue baking for 12 minutes or until lightly
browned. While warm, cut into bars.
Recipe By : DLGREAT