Apple Bars


Skip the cookies and try these apple bars instead, made with tart Granny Smith apples, walnuts, and cinnamon.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
40 mins
Total Time:
55 mins
9 bars


  • 1 cup white sugar

  • ½ cup unsalted butter, melted

  • 1 large egg

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour

  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ½ teaspoon baking soda

  • 1 cup peeled, cored, and diced tart apples (such as Granny Smith)

  • 1 cup chopped walnuts


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour an 8-inch square baking pan.

  2. Stir sugar, melted butter, and egg together in a large bowl. Mix in flour, cinnamon, and baking soda, then stir in apple and walnuts. Spread batter into the prepared pan.

  3. Bake in the preheated oven until a small knife inserted in the center comes out clean, about 40 minutes. Cool completely before cutting into nine bars.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

328 Calories
19g Fat
37g Carbs
4g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 9
Calories 328
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 19g 25%
Saturated Fat 8g 38%
Cholesterol 48mg 16%
Sodium 151mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 37g 13%
Dietary Fiber 2g 6%
Total Sugars 24g
Protein 4g
Vitamin C 1mg 4%
Calcium 24mg 2%
Iron 1mg 7%
Potassium 99mg 2%

* 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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