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Rich Nanaimo Bars

1 cup butter, divided
2 14 cups powdered sugar, divided
14 cup unsweetened cocoa, dry powdered type
1 egg
1 34 cups graham cracker crumbs
1 cup sweetened flaked coconut
12 cup chopped pecans or 12 cup walnuts
2 tablespoons milk
1 tablespoon vanilla
3 ounces unsweetened chocolate squares


In a fairly large saucepan combine 6 Table. butter, 1/4 cup powdered sugar and 1/4 cup cocoa powder. Stir on low until the butter melts. Remove from heat and beat in the egg. Blend in the graham cracker crumbs, coconut and nuts. Press the mixture into the bottom of an 8-9" greased pan. Bake 350F for 15-20 minutes until slightly darker. Let cool. Beat 1/2 cup butter with the remaining powdered sugar, the milk and the vanilla until fluffy. Spread over the crust. Melt 2 Table. butter with the 3 oz. chocolate squares. Stir until smooth. Spread over the filling and chill until serving time.

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