Dessert Bars Supreme

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Old favorite with many flavor combinations - The original recipe was from the inside label of a can of Pillsbury Frosting.


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36 bars
20 Min
55 Min


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1 pkg
cake mix, desired flavor
1 1/2 c
quick-cooking oats
1 c
chopped nuts (optional)
1/2 c
margarine, softened


1 can(s)
ready-to spread frosting, desired flavor
1 - 8 oz. pkg
cream cheese, softened
1/2 tsp

How to Make Dessert Bars Supreme


  • 1In a large bowl, combine base ingredients. Mix until crumbly. Reserve 2 cups for topping and press remaining crumbs into a sprayed 13x9 pan.
  • 2In a large bowl, blend all filling ingredients. Beat at highest mixer speed until smooth and creamy.
  • 3Pour filling over crust. Sprinkle with reserved crumbs. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 to 55 minutes or until firm when pan is lightly shaken.
  • 4Cool and cut into 36 bars. Store in refrigerator.
  • 5High altitude -- Above 3500 feet, add 3 tbls. flour to the dry cake mix in base. Add 1 tbls. water to filling before mixing. Bake at 375 degrees for 40 to 45 minutes.
  • 6Flavor combinations are endless -- Dark Chocolate Cake Mix with Buttercream Frosting; Yellow Cake Mix with Chocolate Frosting; Carrot or Pumpkin Cake Mix with Cream Cheese Frosting; Lemon Cake Mix with Lemon Frosting, etc., etc. You can also add 1/4 to 1/2 cup of peanut butter to vanilla frosting for a peanut butter filling. Mini chocolate chips can also be added to the filling.

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About Dessert Bars Supreme

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American

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