Pineapple Delight Bars

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

These bars are so delicious..I hope you try them. You will be the hit of the party with these delights.


Enjoy!


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Serves:

15

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

*CRUST*

2 c
all-purpose flour
12 Tbsp
butter (1 1/2 sticks), slightly softened
1/2 c
granulated sugar
dash salt

*FILLING*

12 oz
cream cheese, room temperature
1/4 - 1/2 c
granulated sugar
2 tsp
vanilla
2 large
eggs
1 large
can (20 ounces) crushed pineapple, well drained

*TOPPING*

1 - 1/3 c
(3 1/2 ounces) flaked sweetened coconut
1 c
finely chopped pecans
4 Tbsp
melted butter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

Lightly grease a 13x9-inch baking pan or spray with baking spray.
2
In a medium bowl, combine flour, 1/2 cup sugar, and dash of salt. With a pastry blender or fork, cut in the 12 tablespoons of butter until crumbly.
3
Spread evenly over the bottom of the prepared pan and press with hands to form a crust layer. Bake for 12 minutes.

Drain pineapple well in a colander; set aside
4
n a medium bowl, combine cream cheese, 1/4 cup sugar, vanilla, and eggs; beat until smooth. Spread evenly over the baked crust.
5
Sprinkle the drained crushed pineapple evenly over the top.
6
In another bowl, combine the coconut, pecans, and 4 tablespoons melted butter; sprinkle evenly over the pineapple and cream cheese layer.
7
Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, or until coconut is browned and filling is set. Chill thoroughly before cutting into squares.
8
The hardest part of these bars, is waiting for them to cool.

Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American