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Basic Oatmeal Bars Recipe

Basic Oatmeal Bars Recipe

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How To Make Basic Oatmeal Bars

These oatmeal bars are soft, golden treats made with cookie mix and extra flavorful with hints of almond and vanilla extract. Make a batch in under 1 hour!

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 35 minutes
Total: 50 minutes



  • cupsquick cooking oats
  • 2cupsbasic cookie mix
  • 1egg
  • ¾cupbutter
  • ¼cupcold water
  • 1tspvanilla extract
  • ½tspalmond extract


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

  2. Stir the oats into the basic cookie mix. Lightly beat the egg in a bowl, then add to the mixture.

  3. Melt the butter or margarine over low heat and stir in. Add the cold water, vanilla, and almond extract. Mix well.

  4. Spoon into a greased 13×9-inch pan.

  5. Bake for about 30 to 35 minutes until the top is golden.

  6. Cool and cut into bars, then enjoy!


  • Calories: 115.67kcal
  • Fat: 7.31g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.64g
  • Trans Fat: 0.17g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.55g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.62g
  • Carbohydrates: 11.08g
  • Fiber: 0.78g
  • Sugar: 0.03g
  • Protein: 1.88g
  • Cholesterol: 16.44mg
  • Sodium: 29.92mg
  • Calcium: 10.09mg
  • Potassium: 54.29mg
  • Iron: 0.56mg
  • Vitamin A: 38.54µg
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