Cream Cheese Bars

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by starryangel777

My mom has been making this recipe for as long as I can remember. At any gathering these are the first to go.

Top Review by Shanamah

Yum, yum! I couldn't stop eating the batter. I only had one package of cream cheese, so I only had half as much filling, and mixed it with about cup of strawberry preserves. I'll be lucky if these survive the long drive to my in-laws!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream margarine and brown sugar.
  3. Add flour and nuts.
  4. Mix to crumb mixture.
  5. Save about 1 cup of the crumb mixture, press the rest into a 13x9 baking pan.
  6. Bake crust at 350 for 12-15 minutes, remove from oven.
  7. Cream regular sugar and cream cheese.
  8. Add eggs, milk, lemon juice and vanilla.
  9. Beat until smooth.
  10. Spread cream cheese mixture over baked crust.
  11. Sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture.
  12. Bake at 350 for 25 minutes.

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