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No-Bake Oatmeal Dessert Bars
No-Bake Oatmeal Cashew Coconut Bars
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins
 
Renee - Kudos Kitchen: Renee - Kudos Kitchen
Ingredients
  • 1 cup creamy cashew butter your favorite brand, or homemade
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips
  • 2 1/3 cups quick cooking oats
  • 1 cup sweetened shredded coconut unsweetened works too
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup chopped raw cashews (or roasted, salted cashews, but then omit 1/4 teaspoon salt)
  • Large microwave safe, bowl
  • Wooden Spoon or spatula
  • baking spray
  • 8 " x 8" baking dish
Instructions
  1. Add the cashew butter, honey, coconut oil and white chocolate chips to the large bowl.
  2. Microwave on medium power for approximately 30 seconds. Remove. Stir. Return to the microwave on medium power for an additional 30 seconds.
  3. Stir well until completely melted and combined.
  4. Stir in the oatmeal, coconut, vanilla extract, salt (if using raw cashews), and cashews.
  5. Continue stir until well mixed.
  6. Spray the baking dish liberally with the baking spray.
  7. Turn the oatmeal mixture into the prepared dish and press the mixture evenly into the pan.
  8. Refrigerate at least 2 hours until firm.
  9. To serve, cut into squares.
Recipe Notes

Other nut butters may be used in place of the cashew butter, and other chopped nuts may be used in place of the cashews.
If using salted, chopped nuts, omit the additional 1/4 teaspoon salt from the recipe.