Pumpkin Nut Bars

Pumpkin Nut Bars Recipe

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Leslie Monroe

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@Hippie2MARS

I made this up over Christmas holiday when I was faced with a can of pumpkin and a cake mix to make a dessert. The results were delicious!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

1 box
yellow cake mix
3
eggs
1/2 c
oil
1/2 c
applesauce
1 can(s)
pumpkin, 16 oz.
1 c
walnuts, chopped
1 Tbsp
pumpkin pie spices
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
orange peel
1 Tbsp
orange juice (optional)

CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

1 pkg
cream cheese, 3 oz (softened)
2 c
powdered sugar
6 Tbsp
butter, softened
1 Tbsp
milk
1/2 tsp
vanilla
1 tsp
orange juice

Step-By-Step

1Mix all ingredients for bars until well blended.
2Pour into greased 9x13 pan.
3Bake at 350 degrees for 35 minutes.
4Remove to cooling racks until completely cool, then frost with cream cheese frosting.
5For frosting: mix well with blender until creamy (at least 3 minutes). If too thick, thin with more orange juice or milk until you get a good, spreadable consistency.

About Pumpkin Nut Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy