Pumpkin Bars

November 27, 2013

I debated whether or not to post another pumpkin recipe, especially since this is pretty common. However, its one of my favorites and its also one that I just cannot stop eating just one either. Enjoy this Thanksgiving or anytime. pumpkin bars2 ¬† Pumpkin Bars 1 2/3 C Sugar, 4 eggs, 1 C vegetable oil, 15oz. can of pumpkin, 2 C flour, 2 tsp. baking powder, 2 tsp. cinnamon, 1 tsp. salt, 1 tsp. baking soda, 2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice and nuts (optional). I choose not to use. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Stir together flour, baking powder, cinnamon, salt and baking soda and nuts if using. Combine until smooth. Spread in a 13x10 pan. Bake 30 ¬†minutes. Let cool completely before frosting. Icing 8 oz. cream cheese (softened), 1/2 c butter (softened), 2 C powdered sugar and 1 tsp. vanilla. Combine cream cheese and butter until smooth. Add sugar and mix until combined. Stir in vanilla and mix again. Spread on cooled bars.