Strawberry Crumb Bars

Strawberry Crumb Bars

What You'll Need:

1/2 Cup White Sugar
1/2 tsp. Baking Powder
1-1/2 Cups All-Purpose Flour
1/4 tsp. Salt
1/2 Cup Very Cold Butter
   -8 tbsp. or 1 Stick
1 Egg (Beaten)
1 tsp. Vanilla
2 Cups Fresh Strawberries (Chopped)
1/3 Cup White Sugar
2 tsp. Cornstarch

Courtesy of L-Eats Sweet Treats
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Cooling Time)

How to Make Strawberry Crumb Bars

Bite into summer one last time with these tasty Strawberry Crumb Bars! Whip up a buttery crust and add a sweet strawberry filling to complete this delicious treat for any picnic, barbecue or afternoon snack.
  • 1 Mix the ingredients

    In a bowl mix sugar, baking powder, flour and salt.

  • 2 Add an egg

    Beat an egg and add it to the mixture.

  • 3 Add vanilla

    Add vanilla to the mixture.

  • 4 Add butter

    Cut the cold butter and add it to the mixture. Do not mix.

  • 5 Create the crust

    Line an 8x8 pan with parchment paper and press half of the mixture into the pan.

  • 6 Create the filling

    Stir together strawberries, sugar and cornstarch. Spread on top of the pressed crust. Sprinkle the strawberries with the other half of the butter mixture.

  • 7 Bake the Strawberry Crumb Bars

    Bake at 350°F for 30-40 minutes or until they just start to brown on top.

  • 8 Serve the Strawberry Crumb Bars

    Serve the bars warm or refrigerate and serve cold.