Almond bars
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Ingredients
  • 1 cup sliced almonds, divided
  • 1 cup butter, melted
  • 4 large eggs
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1½ teaspoons almond extract
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2½ cups flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 325.
  2. Grease and flour a 9x13 pan. Sprinkle ½ cup of the almonds in the bottom of the pan.
  3. Beat together the butter, eggs, sugar, almond and vanilla extracts till well blended. Add flour and salt and beat till smooth. Spread batter in the pan.
  4. Combine the 3 tablespoons sugar and cinnamon and sprinkle over the batter. Top with the remaining ½ cup almonds.
  5. Bake 30 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool and cut into bars.
Recipe by Elle Strike at http://ellestrike.com/almond-bars/