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       Title: Almond Shortbread Bars
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 1 servings
  
       2 c  All-purpose flour
       1 c  Sugar
       1 c  Butter; softened
       1    Egg; separated
     1/4 ts Almond extract
       1 tb Water
     1/2 c  Almonds; chopped
  
   Recipe by: Land O Lakes Cookie Collection Heat oven to 350. In large mixer
   bowl, combine flour, sugar, butter, egg yolk and almond extract. Beat at
   low speed, scraping bowl often, until particles are fine, 2-3 minutes.
   Press on bottom of greased 15x10x1-inch jelly-roll pan. In small bowl, beat
   egg white and water until frothy; brush on dough. Sprinkle nuts over top.
   Bake for 15 to 20 minutes, or until very lightly browned. Cool completely.
   Cut into bars.Makes about 2 1/2 dozen bars.
  
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