Great Groceries: Cream Cheese Pumpkin Bars - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Great Groceries: Cream Cheese Pumpkin Bars

Posted: Updated:

Cream Cheese Pumpkin Bars

2 cups graham cracker crumbs

1 cup sugar, divided

1/2 stick butter, melted

2 (8 oz.) packages reduced-fat cream cheese, softened

1 (8 oz.) package fat-free cream cheese

1 (15 oz.) can solid-pack pumpkin

2 Tbsp. all-purpose flour

3/4 tsp. pumpkin pie spice

1/4 tsp. ground cloves

1 tsp. vanilla extract

2 eggs, lightly beaten

1/2 cup chopped pecans

Preheat oven to 325º.

In a small bowl, combine graham cracker crumbs and 1/4 cup sugar; stir in butter. Press onto the bottom of a

9 x 13-inch baking dish coated with nonstick cooking spray. Cover and refrigerate for at least 15 minutes.

In a large bowl, beat cream cheese and remaining sugar until smooth. Beat in pumpkin, flour, pumpkin pie spice, cloves and vanilla. Add eggs; beat until combined. Pour over crust and sprinkle pecans overtop. Bake at for 35 to 45 minutes or until center is almost set. Cool on a wire rack for 1 hour. Cover and refrigerate for 8 hours or overnight.

  • More From wfmj.comHot ClicksMore>>

  • Kelly on O'Reilly: Abuse, shaming of women has to stop

    Kelly on O'Reilly: Abuse, shaming of women has to stop

    Monday, October 23 2017 11:54 PM EDT2017-10-24 03:54:57 GMT
    Former Fox anchor Megyn Kelly says she complained to her bosses about Bill O'Reilly after he questioned her loyalty for publicly revealing her story of sexual harassment at the hands of Roger Ailes.More >>
    Former Fox anchor Megyn Kelly says she complained to her bosses about Bill O'Reilly after he questioned her loyalty for publicly revealing her story of sexual harassment at the hands of Roger Ailes.More >>
  • Dem attorneys general unite against concealed-carry gun law

    Dem attorneys general unite against concealed-carry gun law

    Monday, October 23 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-10-23 13:56:16 GMT

    Democratic attorneys general from 17 states are calling on Congress to abandon legislation backed by the National Rifle Association that would allow concealed-carry gun permits issued in one state to be valid in...

    More >>

    Democratic attorneys general from 17 states are calling on Congress to abandon legislation backed by the National Rifle Association that would allow concealed-carry gun permits issued in one state to be valid in all states.

    More >>
  • EPA keeps scientists from speaking about report on climate

    EPA keeps scientists from speaking about report on climate

    Monday, October 23 2017 9:54 AM EDT2017-10-23 13:54:46 GMT

    The Environmental Protection Agency has canceled the appearance of three scientists at an event on Monday in Rhode Island about a report, which deals in part with climate change.

    More >>

    The Environmental Protection Agency has canceled the appearance of three scientists at an event on Monday in Rhode Island about a report, which deals in part with climate change.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms