1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/4 cups firmly packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 cups cashews, divided
1 cup butterscotch chips
HEAT oven to 350°F. Line a 9 x 9-inch pan with foil, extending foil over edges. Coat foil lightly with no-stick cooking spray.
COMBINE flour, baking powder and salt in medium bowl.
MELT shortening in large saucepan over low heat. Remove from heat. Add flour mixture, brown sugar, vanilla and eggs. Mix well. Stir in 1 1/2 cups cashews and butterscotch chips. Spread batter in prepared pan. Sprinkle 1/2 cup cashews evenly on top, pressing lightly into batter.
BAKE 35 to 40 minutes or until golden brown and toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely. Remove by lifting foil from pan. Cut into bars.
Serving Size (1 of 20 bars), Calories 250 (Calories from Fat 130), Total Fat 14g (Saturated Fat 5g, Trans Fat g), Cholesterol 20mg, Sodium 100mg, Total Carbohydrate 28g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 20g), Protein 4g, Potassium mg, thiamine mg, Riboflavin mg, niacin mg, Folate mg, Vitamin B6 mg, Vitamin B12 mcg, Vitamin A mg, Vitamin C mg, Vitamin D mg, Calcium mg, Iron mg.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Ensure all recipe ingredients are gluten free by referencing the ingredient labels, as products may vary. If uncertain, contact the ingredient manufacturer.