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Banana Monkey Bars

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“What to do with those last two bananas? Make these quick and easy cookies! This uses a yellow cake mix as a base and adds lots of goodies on top. This recipe is from Camilla Saulsbury's book Cake Mix Cookies.”

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  1. Preheat oven to 350°F
  2. Spray the bottom only of a 13 x 9 inch metal baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  3. In a large bowl beat cake mix, oil and egg until well blended and crumbly.
  4. Stir in nuts.
  5. Set aside 1 cup of the crumb mixture.
  6. Firmly press remaining crumb mixture on bottom of prepared pan.
  7. In a small bowl, combine condensed milk and mashed banana; pour evenly over crust.
  8. Top with butterscotch chips and coconut; press down firmly.
  9. Sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture.
  10. Bake 25-28 minutes or until lightly browned.
  11. Cool completely.
  12. Cut into bars.

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