peach bars on a serving board
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peach bars on a serving board

Fresh Peach and Pecan Bars

Delishish peach dessert bars are a nice change of pace when peaches are in season. This fast and easy dessert uses fresh peaches and pecans to create a yummy bar.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course Dessert
Cuisine General
Servings 20 Served
Calories 46 kcal

Nutritional information is only an estimate. The accuracy of the nutritional information for any recipe on this site is not guaranteed.


  • 1 Stick butter, cut-up into small pieces
  • 8 Tbsp. Land ‘o Lakes light butter, very cold
  • 5 Peaches, peeled, pitted and chopped
  • 1/4 Cup Water
  • 1/4 Cup Lyle’s Golden syrup
  • 2 Cups All-purpose flour
  • 1 Cup Finely ground pecans
  • 1 Cup Swerve confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 Tsp. Baking powder
  • 1/2 Tsp. Salt
  • Cooking Spray


  • Preheat the oven to 350˚ F. Line a 9-by-13-inch baking pan with tinfoil and spray the foil with cooking spray. Leave extra tin foil over the sides that you will use as handles to help remove the baked bar out of the pan.
  • Cook the peaches with the water and golden syrup in a saucepan until real thick, mashing with a potato masher as needed, about 15 minutes.
  • Combine the flour, pecans, Swerve sugar, baking powder and salt in a bowl. Work in the cut-up butter and the light butter until moist clumps form.
  • Press two-thirds of the dough into the prepared pan. Spread the peach preserves on top and sprinkle with the remaining dough clumps. Bake at 350˚ F 40 to 45 minutes. Let cool completely in the pan, then lift out of the pan using the foil handles you created and cut into bars.


Calories: 46kcalCarbohydrates: 10gProtein: 1gFat: 0.1gSaturated Fat: 0.02gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.1gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.01gCholesterol: 0.2mgSodium: 35mgPotassium: 15mgFiber: 0.3gSugar: 0.03gVitamin A: 0.2IUVitamin C: 0.004mgCalcium: 17mgIron: 1mg
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