Easy Chocolate- Pecan Pie Bars

READY IN: 50mins
YIELD: 48 bars




  • Set oven to 350 degrees.
  • Grease a 13" x 9" baking pan.
  • Set aside 1 cup of cake mix for the filling.
  • For the crust: In a large mixing bowl, combine the remaining cake mix, butter, and slightly beaten egg.
  • Stir with a fork until crumbly.
  • Transfer into prepared pan.
  • With lightly floured hands, press lightly and evenly into bottom of pan to form a crust (don't pack crust down to hard).
  • Bake the crust for 12 minutes (don't over bake).
  • Meanwhile, for filling, in a medium bowl, combine the second mixture of eggs, brown sugar, cornsyrup and vanilla.
  • Add the reserved 1 cup of cake mixture; stir with a fork, just until blended (do not beat, some tiny clumps will remain thats okay!).
  • Spread filling evenly over baked crust; sprinkle evenly with pecans.
  • Bake 25-30 minutes, or until the filling appears set when pan is gently shaken.
  • Cool completely on wire rack.
  • Cut into bars.