Gooey Pumpkin Bars

1
Lindsey Cook

By
@lindseyallyn

Kid friendly, gooey pumpkin bars. I wanted to call them "pumpkin crack bars," but decided to go the more appropriate route. See full post here: lindscooks.blogspot.com/...bars.html

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

FOR THE CAKE

1 box
yellow cake mix
1 stick
butter
1
egg
3/4 c
pumpkin puree

FOR THE TOPPING

1 stick
butter
1 stick
cream cheese, 8 ounces
2
eggs
3/4 c
pumpkin puree
2 1/2 c
powdered sugar
1 tsp
vanilla
1 tsp
cinnamon, ground
1/4 tsp
nutmeg, ground
1/4 tsp
allspice, ground

How to Make Gooey Pumpkin Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2In a mixing bowl, blend together butter, egg, cake mix and pumpkin puree. Once combined, press mixture into a buttered 9x13 inch pan.
  • 3Cream butter and cream cheese. Add in egg. Blend until combined. Add in pumpkin puree, vanilla, sugar, and spices.
  • 4Pour batter over top of cake layer.
  • 5Bake for about 40 to 45 minutes. Cake will be a light orange color and the top will still be somewhat gooey. Let cool, then serve.

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About Gooey Pumpkin Bars

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids