"After dinner sit a while, and after supper walk a mile."--English Saying

Cranberry Crumb Bars Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Cranberry Crumb Bars, by , is from A Taste of the Past, Present & Future, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Leann Vollmer
Added: Monday, November 3, 2008


1 1/2 cups flour
1/3 cup powdered sugar
3/4 cup butter or margarine

1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1 can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk
1/4 cup lemon juice
2 tbsp cornstarch
1 tbsp brown sugar
1 can (16 oz) whole berry cranberry sauce

1/3 cup flour
2 tbsp brown sugar
1/4 cup butter or margarine
3/4 cup finely chopped walnuts

In a small bowl, combine flour and powdered sugar; cut in the butter until crumbly. Press into a greased 9x13 baking dish. Bake at 350 for 15-20 minutes or until the edges are lightly brown. Remove from oven and set aside and reduce oven heat to 325.

In a mixing bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth. Add milk and lemon juice; mix well. Pour over crust. In a bowl, combine the cornstarch and brown sugar. Stir in the cranberry sauce until combined. Spoon over the cream cheese layer.

For topping, combine the flour and brown sugar in a bowl and cut in butter. Fold in the walnuts and sprinkle over filling.

Bake at 325 for 40-45 minutes or until topping is golden brown. Cool on a wire rack.

Cover and chill for 3 hours before cutting.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!