Almond Cheesecake Bars

Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

Taste of Home Recipe,and photo.
Creator of this recipe got this recipe from her sister-in-law. She brought them to many functions, and everyone always asks for the recipe.
I love these creamy bars as does my family and friends. So I thought I would share it with you!


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Serves:

36 pieces

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

BASE:

2 c
all purpose flour
1 c
butter, softened
1/2 c
powdered sugar

FILLING:

8 oz
cream cheese, softened
1/2 c
granulated sugar
1 1/2 tsp
almond extract
2 large
eggs, lightly beaten

FROSTING;

1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
1/2 c
butter, softened
1 tsp
almond extract
4 to 5 tsp
milk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Base:
Combine the flour, butter and powdered sugar; press onto the bottom of a buttered 13x9-inch baking pan. Bake at 350^ for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.
2
Filling:
In a small bowl. beat the cream cheese, sugar and extract, until smooth. Add eggs; beat on low speed just until combined. Pour over crust. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until center is almost set. Cool on a wire rack.
3
Frosting:
Combine the frosting ingredients until smooth; spread over bars when cool.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Puddings, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy