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Caramel Squares Recipe

Caramel Squares is a popular French Dessert
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid Friendly Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
French Recipe
Technique :
Bake Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 2
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  • 1 cup - Refined flour
  • 1/2 cup - softened Butter
  • 1/2 cup - Sugar
  • 1/4 cup - each of blanched and coarsely pounded almonds, Walnuts and groundnuts
  • 1.75 cups - light Brown sugar
  • 3 - eggs, separated
  • 1 tsp - baking powder
  • 1 tsp - vanilla essence
  • a big pinch of salt
  • 3 tbsp - Milk
  • How to Make Caramel Squares:

    1. Beat 2 egg whites until stiff. Mix in the brown sugar and 1/2 tsp of vanilla essence.
    2. Cream the butter and sugar together.
    3. Mix in the egg yolks and remaining whites and beat nicely.
    4. Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt thrice and mix along with the remaining vanilla essence and milk.
    5. Put in a well-greased baking pan.
    6. Sprinkle nuts on top and put the stiffly beaten egg-white mixture on top.
    7. Spread nicely and level the surface. Bake in moderate heat for 1/2 hour or until a knife inserted in the centre comes out clean.
    8. Cut into neat squares while stiff and warm.
    9. Cool nicely and store in an airtight tin.


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