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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Rating:
★★★★★ 7 votes
Comments:
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

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

Lightly grease a 13x9-inch baking pan or spray with baking spray.
2In 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.
3Spread 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
4n a medium bowl, combine cream cheese, 1/4 cup sugar, vanilla, and eggs; beat until smooth. Spread evenly over the baked crust.
5Sprinkle the drained crushed pineapple evenly over the top.
6In another bowl, combine the coconut, pecans, and 4 tablespoons melted butter; sprinkle evenly over the pineapple and cream cheese layer.
7Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, or until coconut is browned and filling is set. Chill thoroughly before cutting into squares.
8The hardest part of these bars, is waiting for them to cool.

Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American