Calico Fruit Bars Recipe

*** Bars ***

Step 1

Grease and flour a 10x15 jelly roll pan. Spoon the flour lightly into a cup and measure off. In a large bowl combine all ingredients and stir until blended. Spread in pan. Bake 30-40 minutes in a preheated 350oF oven until toothpick comes out clean.

*** Glaze ***

Step 2

Combine all ingredients and add enough milk to make a spreading constitancy.

Step 3

Take bars out and spread with glaze. Let cool and cut into 48 bars. Store in the refrigerator.

Source: "The Yankee Kitchen" 03-29-93 (#1) [Mrs. L.]

Things You'll Need

  • 2c Flour
  • 2c Sugar
  • 1ts Baking Soda
  • 1ts Cinnamon
  • 1/2ts Salt
  • 1c Oil
  • 2ts Vanilla
  • 2c Bananas, diced (2 medium)
  • 1c Walnuts
  • 1c Marachino Cherries, halfed
  • 3 Eggs, slightly beaten
  • 8oz Crushed Pineapple, undraine
  • 1/4c Butter or Margarine, soften
  • 1 1/2c Powdered Sugar
  • 1 1/2tb Warm Water

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