Retro Pineapple Dessert Squares
1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
2 tablespoons flour
1 tablespoon grated orange rind
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
2 cups crushed pineapple
1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
1 cup quick oats
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine
Filling: Combine sugar and flour in saucepan; mix well.
Add orange rind and butter.
Gradually stir in pineapple; cook, stirring constantly until mixture thickens; cool and set aside.
Crumb Crust: Combine sugar, oats, flour, baking soda and salt; mix well.
Stir in softened butter or margarine; set aside 1 cup crumb mixture.
Pat remaining mixture evenly in greased 11 x 7-inch pan; spread cold filling over crust.
Top with reserved crumb mixture.
Bake in 350 degree F oven for 40 minutes. Cool.
Cut into 12 squares.
Serve plain or with sweetened whipped cream.
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