Sweet Meats Unverified!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup shortening, alternately half butter + half margerine
  • 1 1/2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 Tbsp flour
  • 1 1/2 cups coconut
  • 1 cup coarse chopped nutmeats
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt

Preparation

Cream shortening + 1/2 cups brown sugar. Add 1 cup flour + blend well. Beat eggs till light + foamy. Add vanilla, rest of brown sugar, 2 Tbsp flour. Blend. Add Coconut + nuts.

Note: Pat mixture of shortening, sugar + flour in 8x12 pan. Bake 20 mins. 325F oven. Remove from oven, pour egg mixture over baked crust + bake 25 minutes. Cool + cut into squares.