Easy Spiced Cake Mix Bars

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"Easy to make, these bars are started with a cake mix then improved upon by adding chocolate chips, nuts and spices."
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40 m servings 215 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 215 kcal
  • 11%
  • Fat:
  • 11.2 g
  • 17%
  • Carbs:
  • 27.9g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 2.4 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 11 mg
  • 4%
  • Sodium:
  • 193 mg
  • 8%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9x13 inch baking pan.
  2. In a large bowl, stir together the cake mix, cinnamon and cloves. Add egg, oil and applesauce; mix well. Stir in the walnuts and chocolate chips. Mix in currants if desired. spread the mixture evenly into the prepared pan.
  3. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes in the preheated oven, until lightly browned. Cool before cutting into bars.



Wow, what a total waste of expensive ingredients! I made this recipe today, following the directions exactly, and these 'cake mix bars' turned out very dry and tasteless. Also, the uncooked mi...

Taste was fine. What was the other poster considering expensive ingredients??? These are items that are always in my pantry and I don't consider them expensive at all.

I wouldn't change a thing.

I I love the subtle taste of spice combined with the choclate. The mix will be sticky but it is supposed to be like a brownie batter. tried this recipe for church supper and it was a hit!

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