Cream Cheese Squares

Cream Cheese Squares Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Deanna Rodgers

By
@paintingdeedee

These are so good, like eating cheese cake in a bar form. Also easy to make.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

  • CRUST:

  • 2/3 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2/3 c
    butter, softened
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    pecans, finely chopped
  • FILLING:

  • 2 pkg
    8-oz. cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 4 tsp
    milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Cream Cheese Squares

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
    Lightly butter a 13x9 baking dish.
  2. In a medium bowl mix together brown sugar, softened butter, flour and pecans until crumbly. Reserve 1 cup. Press remaining mixture into the 13x9 baking dish. Bake at 350 degrees for 12 minutes.
  3. While crust is baking , in a bowl mix the softened cream cheese, sugar, eggs, milk, lemon juice and vanilla. Mix with electric mixer until well blended and creamy. Pour over baked crust. Sprinkle the 1 cup reserved crumbs evenly over the filling. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes. Remove from oven and cool, then refrigerate until firm. Cut into squares.
    Can be served with cool whip.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cream Cheese Squares

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 5 Comments & Reviews

13 Heavenly Cheesecake Recipes

13 Heavenly Cheesecake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Cheesecake is one of our favorite go-to dessert recipes! So rich, creamy and dreamy, there’s nothing like biting into a delicious slice of cheesecake. Whether you’re into fruity cheesecakes, rich...

The Only 20 Peach Recipes You'll Ever Need

The Only 20 Peach Recipes You'll Ever Need

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

These recipes definitely aren't the pits. Here are some of our favorite peach recipes on Just A Pinch - we promise they're delicious!

Nut-thing But Love For These Pecan Desserts Recipe

"Nut"-Thing but Love for These Pecan Desserts

Kitchen Crew

There are strong opinions about putting nuts into dessert. Some say no way, while others raise their hand high (I have both hands raised) for any dessert, including ones with...