Gooey Butter Pecan Bars

Gooey Butter Pecan Bars Recipe

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Mary Nichols

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This recipe is popular with our entire family. It originated (in our family) with my husband's Aunt Ruby. She was a wonderful cook and a great hostess. These are very rich and gooey, which makes them great with coffee. I only make them around Christmas and we share them with our neighbors.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
many
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 box
butter cake mix
4 large
eggs
2 stick
butter or margarine
1 c
chopped pecans
8 oz
cream cheese
1 tsp
vanilla
4 c
confectioners' sugar
1 pinch
salt

How to Make Gooey Butter Pecan Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix together cake mix, one egg, one stick margarine (or butter) and one cup chopped pecans.
  • 2Pat the above mixture into a 9" x 12" pan, forming crust.
  • 3Mix together cream cheese, vanilla, one stick margarine (or butter), three eggs, powdered sugar and a pinch of salt.
  • 4Pour this mixture over crust mixture. Bake at 325 for about 45 minutes.
  • 5Let cool completely. These are very rich, cut into small, bite size pieces to serve. Store in refrigerator. Really good with coffee. Keeps well for weeks.

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About Gooey Butter Pecan Bars

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #creamcheese, #gooey, #rich




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