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Oatmeal Raisin Bars

Low Fat Recipe

Oatmeal Raisin Bars brimming with healthful rolled oats while egg whites and apple butter or applesauce cut out the fat in these nutrient packed, fruit-sweet bars.

Oatmeal Raisin Bars

Ingredients

3/4 cup packed brown sugar
4 tablespoons ;butter, softened
2 egg whites
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt (optional)
1 cup raisins
1/2 cup sugar
3/4 cup apple butter or applesauce
2 tablespoons skim milk
1-1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 teaspoon cinnamon
3 cups rolled oats, quick or old-fashioned, uncooked

Recipe Directions

Heat oven to 350 degrees.

Beat together sugars and margarine until blended. Add apple butter, egg whites, milk, and vanilla; beat well.

Add combined flour, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt and mix well. Stir in oats and raisins and mix well. Spread dough in greased 13-by-9-inch baking pan. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until light brown. Cool before cutting into bars.

Nutrition Information

Recipe makes 32 servings
Serving size: 1 bar
Calories:: 90; Cholesterol: 0mg; Fat: 2g; Carbohydrates: 16g; Protein: 2g