Spiced Apple Butter Bars With Apple Butter-Cream Cheese Frosting

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 35 mins

Very moist

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°; position oven rack in the middle of oven.
  2. Spray the bottom only of a 13 x 9 inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  3. In a big bowl, add cake mix, egg, oil, and 1/2 cup of the apple butter; blend 1-2 minutes with an electric mixer set on low speed until well blended.
  4. Spread evenly into the prepared pan; sprinkle with walnuts.
  5. Bake 30-35 minutes until lightly browned and firm to the touch.
  6. Transfer to wire rack and cool completely.
  7. In a medium bowl, beat softened cream cheese, remaining 1/2 cup apple butter, and cinnamon with mixer set on medium speed.
  8. Beat in powdered sugar until frosting is fluffy.
  9. Spread frosting over cooled bars; cut into bars.