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Nanaimo Bars! Yummm.
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Posted to Thread #11495 at 11:46 pm on Jul 25, 2008
The Original Nanaimo Bar
Nanaimo Bars are a traditional Canadian bar cookie whose origins are in Nanaimo, British Columbia.
1/2 cup unsalted butter (Euro-style cultured)
1/4 cup sugar
5 tablespoons cocoa
1 egg, beaten
1 3/4 cup graham wafer crumbs
1/2 cup finely chopped almonds
1 cup coconut
Melt first 3 ingredients in top of a double boiler. Add egg and stir to cook and thicken Remove from heat. Stir in crumbs, coconut and nuts. Press firmly into an ungreased 8 X 8 pan.
1/2 cup unsalted butter
2 tablespoons and 2 tsp. cream
2 tablespoons vanilla custard powder
2 cups icing sugar
Cream butter, cream, custard powder and icing sugar together well. Beat until light. Spread over bottom layer.
4 squares semi-sweet chocolate (1 oz. each)
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
Melt chocolate and butter over low heat. Cool When cool, but still liquid, pour over second layer and chill in refrigerator.
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Other messages in this thread:
- 11495. Does anyone know the name of a cookie that has a name similar - BobbiJoAZ - 11:43pm on 07/25/08 (1)
- Nanaimo Bars! Yummm. - Mimi - 11:46pm on 07/25/08