Pumpkin Bars

Pumpkin Bars Recipe

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Theresa K

By
@Teekay

I made this last night for my daughter's school's potluck.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
24 bars
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
3 c
all purpose flour
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1/2 c
margarine
1/2 c
shortning
1/4 tsp
salt
2
eggs (seperate)
1 can(s)
pumpkin (15 oz)
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/4 tsp
clove, ground
1/4 tsp
ginger powder
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
sweetened coconut

How to Make Pumpkin Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix together flour, shorting, baking powder, margarine, salt, white sugar and ONE egg. Mixture will be crumbly.
  • 2Grease (shorting) a cookie baking sheet. Press half the dough until 1/4 inch thick.
  • 3In a separate bowl, mix pumpkin, brown sugar, the spices, vanilla and ONE egg. Spread on cookie dough on baking sheet.
  • 4Crumble the rest of the dough loosely on top of the pumpkin mixture. Sprinkle the top with the coconut. Bake at 375 for 35 minutes. Stir up the coconut if browning to dark during cooking time.

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About Pumpkin Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #coconut, #bars, #pumpkin