Oatmeal Chew Bars
A quick and easy, chewy oatmeal cookie bar make with a yellow cake-mix.
1 (18.25-ounce) package yellow cake mix
3 cups quick cooking oatmeal
2 cups brown sugar, firmly packed
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 cup butter or margarine
2 cups strawberry jam
- Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C). Line a 9-inch baking pan with aluminum foil and lightly grease. Set aside.
- Combine yellow cake mix and baking soda. Cut in butter until the size of small peas. Spread half the oatmeal mixture in the prepared pan; pressing down.
- Microwave strawberry jam on HIGH for 1 minute. Spread evenly over the oatmeal mixture and sprinkle the reserved oatmeal mixture on top.
- Bake for 30 to 35 minutes, or until golden brown. Cool before removing from the pan and cutting into bars.
Makes 16 bars.