No-Bake Coconut Walnut Bars

No-Bake Coconut Walnut Bars


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These delicious coconut and walnut bars require no baking. They make an easy dessert and are a great treat. Just as good as ones you can buy!

Shirly M

Serves: 16 

  • 125g butter
  • 60g dark chocolate
  • 1/3 cup (70g) white sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons beaten egg
  • 1 cup (150g) rolled oats
  • 1 1/2 cups (140g) desiccated coconut
  • 1/2 cup (60g) chopped walnuts
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 2 cups (300g) icing sugar
  • 3 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 60g dark chocolate

Preparation:30min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Extra time:5hours chilling  ›  Ready in:5hours40min 

  1. In a saucepan, melt 125g butter or margarine with 60g chocolate. Remove from the heat and stir in white sugar, egg, rolled oats, coconut, chopped nuts and 1 teaspoon vanilla essence. Press mixture into a greased 23cm square pan and chill for 1 hour.
  2. Combine icing sugar with 3 tablespoons softened butter, 1/2 teaspoon of the vanilla and milk. Mix until it has an icing-like consistency and spread it over the oat mixture in the pan. Chill for 1/2 hour.
  3. Melt remaining 1 tablespoon butter or margarine with remaining 60g chocolate. Spread over the top of the bars. Chill for 4 to 5 hours.
  4. Cut into squares using a hot knife; dip knife in hot water and let it melt through the chocolate.

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