Chewy Coconut Macadamia Nut Bars

Coconut macadamia nut bars with a layer of shortbread topped with chewy coconut and nut filling, these Coconut Bars are destined to become one of your favorite cookie bars! Also try other dessert recipe : Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Ingredients

 

Crust:

  •  2 cups flour
  •  2 sticks cold butter, cut into pieces
  •  2/3 cup powdered sugar

Coconut topping:

  •  1/2 half stick butter (1/4 cup)
  •  1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  •  3/4 cup canned cream of coconut (I use Coco Lopez)
  •  1/4 cup heavy cream
  •  2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  •  2 2/3 cup sweetened flaked coconut
  •  1 1/3 cup macadamia nuts, large pieces halved

Coconut Macadamia Nut Bars

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Nutrition Information: YIELD: 24 SERVING SIZE: 1 bar
Amount Per Serving: CALORIES: 312 TOTAL FAT: 24g SATURATED FAT: 14g TRANS FAT: 1g UNSATURATED FAT: 9g CHOLESTEROL: 42mg SODIUM: 132mg CARBOHYDRATES: 23g NET CARBOHYDRATES: 0g FIBER: 2g SUGAR: 12g SUGAR ALCOHOLS: 0g PROTEIN: 2g

Annmarie