Chocolate Raspberry Bars

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Prep Time: 10 Mins

Cook Time: 30 Mins

Makes: 12 Servings (2 bars per serving)

Ingredients

6 squares unsweetened chocolate, divided
¾ cup butter or margarine
2 cups sugar
6 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup flour
1 cup coarsely chopped toasted almonds
1 (12-ounce) jar raspberry jam, divided
6 squares semisweet chocolate
1 cup whipping cream

Instructions

Place 4 squares of unsweetened chocolate and butter in a large microwavable bowl; cook on HIGH for 2 minutes or until butter is melted. Stir until chocolate is completely melted. Stir in sugar, eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour and nuts and mix until blended. Spread in a 13 X 9 X 2-inch baking pan lined with aluminum foil. Bake at 325º F for 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Do not overbake. Cool in pan. Spread half of jam over bars. Combine remaining unsweetened chocolate squares with sweetened chocolate squares in a bowl. Place cream in a saucepan or in the microwave and bring to a simmering stage. Pour over chocolate and stir until smooth. Stir in jam. Spread chocolate mixture over jam layer. Refrigerate for 2 hours.

Nutrition Info

Nutritional Analysis per serving

Cal 549 Sodium 176 mg

Protein 9 g Potassium 335 mg

Fat 39 g Vitamin A 867 IU

Carbo 75 gm Thiamin .12 mg

Calcium 81 mg Riboflavin .30 mg

Iron 3 mg Vitamin C 3 mg

T.S.F.A. 20 gm Chol 164 mg

T.M.F.A. 14 gm T.P.F.A. 3 gm