Can You Handle Pecan Maple Bars for Thanksgiving?
Are you getting ready for Thanksgiving yet? If you are planning a big meal with all the trimmings, here is a great recipe for snacks while everyone is lounging around, maybe watching a football game or playing in the snow. This recipe is not overly sweet, and has an extra bit of flavor with the maple syrup added.
Pecan Maple Bars
Makes 24 to 30 small bars
For the crust
5 1/2 ounces all-purpose flour (approximately 1 1/4 cups)
4 1/2 ounces cake flour (approximately 1 cup)
6 tablespoons light brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
8 ounces (16 tablespoons) good-quality unsalted butter, melted
1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste or vanilla extract