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pumpkin bars

(6 ratings)
Recipe by
Rose Mary Mogan
Sauk Village, IL

This is another great recipe you may want to impress your friends and family with for the coming holiday. It is simple and easy, and sure to impress those loved ones. This recipe is also in my cookbook SHARING OUR FAVORITE RECIPES. IT IS ESPECIALLY GREAT DURING THE FALL MONTHS, AS THANKSGIVING IS FAST APPROACHING, AND PUMPKINS ARE ON SALE everywhere. I will post a picture soon.

(6 ratings)
yield 12 to 14 depending on size of bars
prep time 20 Min
cook time 40 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For pumpkin bars

  • 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 3/4 c
  • 1/2 c
    crushed nuts
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened (1 stick)
  • 1 pkg
    butterscotch pudding (not instant)
  • 1 c
  • 1 lg
    can canned pumpkin
  • 1 can
    14 ounce condensed milk
  • 2 lg
    eggs (room temperature)

How To Make pumpkin bars

  • 1
    PREHEAT OVEN TO 350 DEGREES F. Combine the flour, oatmeal, nuts, butter, & butterscotch pudding in a medium size bowl and mix till blended. Then sprinkle into bottom of a 9X12 X 2 inch size pan. Then press firmly in bottom of pan.
  • 2
    Mix remaining ingredients in a seperate bowl and beat till well combined. Pour mixture over top of crust mixture. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 35 to 40 minutes. Allow to cool completely before cutting into bars.
  • 3
    Ingredients used to create crust for pumpkin bars, nuts, butter, pudding, flour, & oatmeal.
  • 4
    Crumbled ingredients for the crust to make pumpkin bars.
  • 5
    Crust ingredients pressed to bottom of 9X13X2 inch dish before adding pumpkin mixture.
  • 6
    Mixing ingredients together for the filling, condensed milk, egg, coconut, & canned pumpkin.
  • 7
    Pumpkin Bars hot from the oven.Allowed to sit on counter top and cool.
  • 8
    Dish of pumpkin bars before being cut into squares, after cooling & topped with candy corn.
  • 9
    Cut into squares, and ready to go on serving platter.
  • 10
    Serving platter of PUMPKIN BARS ready for dinner.