Christmas Fruit Bars

Servings: Makes 3 Dozen Bars Prep. Time: 15 Min Prep 25 to 30 Min Cook Print

   This makes a colorful, flavorful edition to your Holiday table.  Easy enough to make all year long.


   1  box yellow cake mix
   1  large egg
1/4  cup Crisco Oil
1/3  cup water
   1  cup candied mixed fruit, chopped
   1  cup nuts, chopped
   1  cup powdered sugar
   2  T milk
   1  tsp. lemon juice


   Preheat oven to 375 F.

   Grease a 9 x 13 oven pan.

   Put 1/2 of cake mix into a large bowl and add egg, oil, and water, mix thoroughly.
   Blend in remaining cake mix, fruit and nuts. spread evenly in pan.

   Bake for 25 to 30 minutes.

   Mix sugar, milk and lemon juice until smooth.  Spread on cake.