Mornington Kitchen and Bar’s muesli slice

Photo: Linda Robertson
Photo: Linda Robertson

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Makes 12

125g butter

1 cup sugar

2 Tbsp golden syrup

1 cup flour or gluten-free flour

1 tsp baking powder

1 cup coconut

1 large egg

1 cup mixed dried fruit

1½ cups muesli


Preheat oven to 180degC.

Heat butter, sugar, golden syrup in a pot until melted. Add remaining ingredients and mix together.

Press into a slice tin and bake for 15 minutes until golden.

Allow to cool, then slice.

Recipe requested by Eileen O’Regan. Recipe provided by Mornington Kitchen and Bar.

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