Vegan Turtle Cookie Squares Recipe


| 4/24/2015 7:00:00 AM


For years, my mom has been making a dairy-based version of these cookies for the holidays. Several years ago we decided to create a vegan version, which is as good as—or maybe even better than—the original recipe. These tasty treats are fabulous for a special occasion or afternoon tea!

Mom’s (Vegan) Turtle Cookie Squaresvegan cookie squares

Makes 16 to 20 cookies

Ingredients

Crust:
• 1/2 cup vegan margarine
• 1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
• 1 cup whole-wheat flour
• 1 cup pecan halves

Filling:
• 2/3 cup vegan margarine
• 1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed



Frosting:
• 1-1/2 cups vegan chocolate chips