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Orange Walnut bars

Categories: Bars & Brownies

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These bars are topped with a sugary orange glaze and filled with crunchy walnuts. Garnish with orange rinds for a great finish.



  • 1 Tbsp. orange zest
  • 1 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 4 oz. orange juice
  • 1 lb. margarine
  • 1 qt. sugar
  • 6 large eggs
  • 12 oz. chopped walnuts
  • 3/4 oz. cinnamon
  • 1 Tbsp. Clabber Girl Baking Soda
  • 1 lb. 8 oz. all-purpose flour
  • Glaze for Orange Walnut Bars
    • 4 oz. orange juice
    • 2 Tbsp. orange zest
    • 1 lb. 5 oz. powdered sugar


Cream together margarine and sugar; add eggs, one at a time; add orange juice and zest.

In a separate bowl combine salt, cinnamon, Clabber Girl Baking Soda and all-purpose flour; mix into creamed mixture and blend well; add chopped nuts.

Pour into greased 18x26x1-inch baking sheet.

Bake at 350 degrees F. for 20 minutes, or until bars are lightly browned and test done. Cool in pan on wire rack.

Mix together glaze ingredients; spread cooled cake with glaze.