Apricot Cherry Crumble Bars

Source: 
http://www.landolakes.com/recipe/1573/apricot-cherry-crumble-bars
Time: 
1:15
Prep Time: 
Serves: 
32
Ingredients: 
  • 1 (15.25- to 16.5-ounce) box golden vanilla cake mix
  • 1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons almond flavoring
  • 1 Land O Lakes® Egg
  • 1 (12-ounce) jar apricot preserves
  • 1 cup cherry-flavored sweetened dried cranberries
Directions: 
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. 
  2. Place cake mix, butter, almond flavoring and egg in  bowl. Mix well using fork. Reserve 2/3 cup mixture for topping; set aside. Press remaining mixture onto bottom of ungreased 13x9-inch pan. Bake 10 minutes.
  3. Combine apricot preserves and dried cranberries in 2-quart saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, 2-3 minutes or until preserves are melted. 
  4. Spread fruit mixture over hot, partially baked crust. Sprinkle with reserved cake mix mixture. Bake 24-26 minutes or until topping is light golden brown. Cool completely. Cut into bars.
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