Apple Crumb Squares


  • 2 cups Quaker oats (quick or old fashioned)
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg
  • 3/4 cup butter or margarine, melted
  • 1 cup prepared applesauce
  • 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 

In large bowl, combine all ingredients except applesauce and walnuts. Mix until crumbly. Reserve 1 cup oats mixture. Press remaining oats mixture onto bottom of a greased 9x13 inch pan. Bake 13-15 minutes; cool.

Spread applesauce over partially baked crust; sprinkle with nuts. Sprinkle reserved 1 cup oats mixture over top.  Bake 13-15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool in pan; cut into squares.

by The Savvy Kitchen