1 c. sifted all-purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 c. soft butter
1 c. light-brown sugar, firmly packed
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 drained prepared mincemeat
1/2 c. chopped walnuts
Preheat oven to 375F. spray or lightly grease an 8x8x2 in. pan.
Sift flour with baking powder and salt-set aside.
Mix following ingred: butter, brown sugar, egg, and vanilla until light and fluffy.
Stir in mincmeat. Add flour mixture
until well combined. Stir in nuts.
Spread evenly in prepared pan; bake 25-30 min. or until surface springs back when touched.
Cut into squares while still warm.
Sprinkle lightly with confectioners sugar.