Kentucky Chess Bars

Kim Piepgras


This recipe will make you slap the dog and spit on the fire.

When I make these, they don't last an hour in my house. Family and friends eat them right up and don't even leave a crumb. I am always having people request these naughty, sweet, just too good not to share bars.



★★★★★ 5 votes

Makes 20-24 bars
15 Min
35 Min


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  • 3
  • 1 pkg
    yellow butter cake mix
  • 1 stick
  • 8 oz
    package of cream cheese
  • 1 pkg
    confectioners sugar (powder sugar)

How to Make Kentucky Chess Bars


  1. 1 Yellow Cake Mix
    1 Egg
    1 Stick of Butter

    Mix 1 egg into cake mix. Melt butter, add to egg / cake mixture. Stir until becomes a ball. Pat into greased 12x15 flat pan.

    Take 8 oz. Cream Cheese and beat with mixer until smooth. Add 2 eggs and 1 box of confectioner sugar. Mix until smooth.

    Pour on top of cake mixture and bake 30-35 minutes or until light golden brown in color. Bake at 350 degrees.

    Cool completely before cutting.

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