Butter Pecan Bars

3
L Gann

By
@cookieforme

These are very rich and great warm. My husband loves pecan pie and he gave them 2 thumbs up! I think they are similar to chess bars?

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Prep:
40 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 box
butter cake mix
3
eggs
1/2 c
butter, softened
2 c
pecans, chopped
8 oz
cream cheese, room temperature
3 1/2 c
powdered sugar

How to Make Butter Pecan Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • 2In a large mixing bowl, combine the cake mix, 1 egg, butter, and pecans. Mix well. (some like to use your hands for this step) Press into a greased 9×13 pan.
  • 3Using a stand mixer, beat together the cream cheese, 2 remaining eggs, and the powdered sugar until well combined. Pour over the crust.
  • 4Bake for 45-50 minutes or until the top is golden brown and the center is set. It should be gooey, but not runny. Cool completely before cutting, 1-2 hours. Store in the refrigerator.

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About Butter Pecan Bars

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #butter, #pecan, #bars