Oatmeal Snack Squares

Author: Canadian Living

These moist, flat cakelike squares are reduced in fat but high in flavour — a welcome addition to kids' lunches or a class bake sale.

  • Portion size 36 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2/3 cups low-fat plain yogurt
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cup rolled oats (not instant)
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup raisin
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips

Method

In large bowl, whisk together sugar, yogurt and oil. Whisk in eggs and vanilla until smooth. Combine oats, flour, baking powder and salt ; stir into yogurt mixture just until blended. Stir in raisins and chocolate chips. Spread in greased 13- x 9-in (3.5 L) baking pan.

Bake in centre of 350°F (180°C) oven for 20 to 25 minutes or until lightly browned and firm to the touch. Let cool in pan on rack. Cut into squares. (Squares can be individually wrapped in plastic wrap and refrigerated for up to 1 day or wrapped, transferred to airtight container and frozen for up to 1 week.)

Nutritional facts <b>Per square:</b> about

  • Sodium 48 mg
  • Protein 2 g
  • Calories 91.0
  • Total fat 4 g
  • Cholesterol 12 mg
  • Saturated fat 1 g
  • Total carbohydrate 14 g

%RDI

  • Iron 4.0
  • Fibre 0.0
  • Folate 1.0
  • Sodium 0.0
  • Sugars 0.0
  • Calcium 2.0
  • Protein 0.0
  • Calories 0.0
  • Total fat 0.0
  • Vitamin A 1.0
  • Vitamin C 0.0
  • Potassium 0.0
  • Cholesterol 0.0
  • Saturated fat 0.0
  • Total carbohydrate 0.0
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