Vacuum Cleaner Cookies

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
50 mins

This recipe was originally in the LA Times. The story is that they are so good that they get sucked up like a vacuum cleaner! My neighbor brought some over to us and they were so rich, delicious and different, that I had to have the recipe. You make them like a bar cookie.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the cake mix, margarine and 1 egg until moistened.
  2. Pat mixture into a 15 x 10-inch greased jelly roll pan.
  3. Bake at 350° for 10 minutes.
  4. Remove and cool while you make the top layer.
  5. In large bowl, beat 2 eggs lightly.
  6. Beat in cream cheese and powdered sugar.
  7. Add coconut and nuts.
  8. Spread mixture evenly over curst in pan.
  9. Bake at 325° for 40-50 minutes or until golden.
  10. Cool in pan on a rack to room temperature.
  11. Cut into small squares or bars.