These baked oatmeal squares are easy to make.These bars are soft and have a nice baked smell of oats ..It is a healthy and quick breakfast recipe.
Healthy Baked Oatmeal Squares/Soft baked breakfast bars
1/2 cup olive oil
1 /2 cup brown sugar
½ cup grinded sugar
1 teaspoons vanilla essence
1 /2 teaspoon baking soda
1 and 1/2 cups flour
Coco powder 1 tsp
½ cups instant rolled oats or Quaker Oats
- Beat together egg, oil, vanilla , brown sugar and grinded sugar; add sifted flour ,coco,oats and baking soda and mix well.Do not over mix.For better results keep the covered dough in refrigerator for 2 hours.
- Put all the dough in a 8 inches square baking pan,lined with parchment paper.
- Press from all sides.
- Bake at 400 deg;F or 200 degree centigrade.
Bake for 20 minutes or until top is puffed and crackly and edges just start to turn light golden brown. Let cool for only 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.Then let it cool on wire rack for 5 minutes and cut into squares .Store in an air tight container.
These are best enjoyed the day they are made, but will keep in an airtight container for up to 3 days.