Cranberry Cheese Bars

Cranberry Cheese Bars Recipe

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susan tinney


These are nice to serve around the holidays.


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
1 Hr 15 Min


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2 c
unsifted flour
1 1/2 c
3/4 c
plus 1 tablespoon firmly packed brown sugar
1 c
butter softened
8 oz
cream cheese softened
14 oz
sweetened condensed milk
1/4 c
lemon juice concentrate
2 Tbsp
16 oz
can whole berry cranberry sauce

How to Make Cranberry Cheese Bars


  • 1Preheat oven to 350
  • 2In large mixer bowl, combine flour, oats 3/4 cup of sugar and butter mix until crumbly.
  • 3Reserving 11/2 cups crumb mixture, press remainder firmly on bottom of greased 13x9 inch baking pan.
    Bake 15 minutes.
  • 4Meanwhile, in small mixer bowl beat cream cheese untill fluffy, gradually beat in sweetened condensed milk until smooth. Stir in lemon juice.
  • 5In small bowl combine remaining 1 tablespoon of sugar, cornstarch,stir in cranberry sauce.
  • 6Spoon evenly over cheese layer. Top with reserved crumb mixture.
  • 7Bake 40 minutes or until golden, Cool. Chill.
  • 8Store covered in the refrigerator
  • 9Makes 24 to 36 bars

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About Cranberry Cheese Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies

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