Blackberry Jamble Shortbread Bars

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Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey: Desserts for the Serious Sweet Tooth

Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey

By Jill O'Connor

Published 2007

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These thick, buttery bars are my idea of heaven, and are my favorite cookie, bar none. Something magical happens with shortbread’s simple combination of butter, sugar, and flour. I consider shortbread one of the Super Foods—right up there with salmon and flaxseeds and tofu (if you factor in happiness as one of its health benefits). This version includes almonds and tangy blackberry jam to harmonize with the shortbread’s sweet simplicity. Raspberry or apricot jam would make a tasty substitut