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Perfect Pumpkin Bars October 29, 2009

Filed under: Recipe of the Week — Karla @ 10:51 pm
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Blatantly stolen from Paula Deen on the food network website…



4 eggs

1 2/3 cup sugar

1 cup vegetable oil

15-ounce canned pumpkin

2 cups flour

2 tsp. baking powder

2 tsp. cinnamon

1 tsp. salt

1 tsp. baking soda



8-ounce package cream cheese, softened

1/2 cup butter, softened

2 cups confectioner’s sugar

1 tsp. vanilla


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.


Beat eggs, sugar, oil and pumpkin until light and fluffy.  Stir together flour, baking powder, cinnamon, salt and baking soda.  Add dry ingredients to pumpkin mixture and mix at low speed until smooth.  Spread into greased 10X13 pan and bake for 30 minutes.  Cool before frosting.


To make icing – mix cream cheese and butter until smooth, add sugar and mix at low speed until combined.  Add vanilla and mix again.  Spread on cooled pumpkin bars.


YUMMY!!!  This recipe was fantastic and I can’t thing of a single change.  Enjoy!