"When I go to a restaurant, I always ask for a chicken and an egg, to see which comes first."--Unknown

Pumpkin Bars Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Pumpkin Bars, by , is from Jo Ann's Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Vera Walker
Added: Thursday, May 31, 2007


4 eggs, beaten
1 c. oil
2 c. sugar
1 c. pumpkin
2 c. flour
1/2 tsp. salt
2 tsp. cinnamon
1 tsp. soda
1 tsp. baking powder
1 c. chopped pecans or walnuts

3 oz. cream cheese, softened
6 tsp. butter
3/4 lb. powdered sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
1 tsp. milk

Mix first 4 ingredients together, set aside. Mix remaining ingredients in separate bowl, then add to the wet mixture. Bake in a greased and floured 11"x15" pan for 20-25 minutes at 350. Cool completely before frosting. For frosting: mix together cream cheese and butter, add vanilla, then powdered sugar. Use milk only if necessary for thinner consistency. Keep refrigerated until served.




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!