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Cranberry Nut bars

Cranberry Nut bars

This is a yummy alternative to all the rich deserts of the season. It is a little healthier than the others too. The fruit and healthy fat from the nuts makes this a nutritious treat. These are a great make ahead gift that store just as easily as other cookies.

2 eggs

1 cup sugar

1 cup flour

1/3 cup melted butter

1 ¼ cups fresh cranberries

½ cup chopped walnuts

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease an 8 inch baking pan. Beat eggs until thick; gradually add sugar until thoroughly blended. Stir in flour and melted butter, mix well. Add cranberries and walnuts mix until just combined. Pour in pan and bake for 40-45 minutes or until golden brown and a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean. Cool completely and cut into bars. Recipe from Ocean Spray.

Cranberry salad

Cranberry salad

 

Mix 1 large strawberry Jello as directed and chill until it becomes slightly jiggly

Chop 1 cup of walnuts

1 apple into small pieces

Drain 1 can of crushed pineapple well

1 bag of fresh or frozen cranberries chopped or 2 cans of whole cranberry relish

Mix everything into Jello and refrigerate until set.