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Mmmmm, cranberry pecan bars

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This sweet and tart treat is sure to win praises and compliments. Enjoy!

Cranberry Pecan Bars


1 cup flour 

2 teaspoons granulated sugar

1/4 cup butter, cut into pieces

2 tablespoons water

1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


1/3 cup whipping cream

1/2 cup light brown sugar

2 tablespoons honey

3/4 cup dried cranberries

1 cup finely chopped pecans


Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Grease an 8-inch square baking pan and set aside.

Combine flour, sugar and butter in a food processor.
  • Process until mixture resembles cornmeal.
  • Add water and vanilla extract; pulse again.
  • Press dough into prepared pan and freeze for 15 minutes.
  • Bake dough for 15 minutes, until golden.

In a saucepan over medium heat, combine whipping cream, brown sugar and honey.
  • Bring to a boil and continue boiling for 1 minute.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Stir in cranberries and chopped pecans.
  • Spoon filling over crust, spreading evenly.
  • Bake for 20-25 minutes until bubbling.
  • Remove from oven and cool completely on wire rack.

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