Chocolate Mincemeat Bars Recipe

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Chocolate Mincemeat Bars Recipe

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What would the holidays be without mincemeat for dessert? Even people who say they don't care for the taste will love these moist chocolate bars.—Darlene Berndt, South Bend, Indiana
MAKES:
36 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. Bake: 20 min.
MAKES:
36 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. Bake: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1-3/4 cups mincemeat
  • 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • Confectioners' sugar

Directions

In a large bowl, cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine flour and baking soda; gradually add to the creamed mixture and mix well. Beat in mincemeat. Stir in chocolate chips.
Spread into a greased 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Bake at 375° for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on a wire rack. Dust with confectioners' sugar. Yield: 3 dozen.
Originally published as Chocolate Mincemeat Bars in Taste of Home December/January 2002, p54

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 142 calories, 6g fat (2g saturated fat), 18mg cholesterol, 80mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (15g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.

  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1-3/4 cups mincemeat
  • 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • Confectioners' sugar
  1. In a large bowl, cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine flour and baking soda; gradually add to the creamed mixture and mix well. Beat in mincemeat. Stir in chocolate chips.
  2. Spread into a greased 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Bake at 375° for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on a wire rack. Dust with confectioners' sugar. Yield: 3 dozen.
Originally published as Chocolate Mincemeat Bars in Taste of Home December/January 2002, p54

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