Southern Belle Bars

Southern Belle Bars
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7 Reviews
Pecan pie bars with all the flavor of pecan pie.
10 min
Prep Time
1:10
Total Time
24 bars

Ingredients

Crust

1 1/4 cups
all-purpose flour
1/2 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/4 cup
sugar
1/4 cup
coarsely chopped pecans

Filling

3/4 cup
dark corn syrup
1/3 cup
firmly packed brown sugar
2
large Land O Lakes® Eggs
3 tablespoons
all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon
vanilla
1/2 teaspoon
salt
3/4 cup
coarsely chopped pecans

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  2. Combine 1 1/4 cups flour, butter and sugar in large bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in 1/4 cup pecans.
  3. Press crust mixture evenly onto bottom of ungreased 8- or 9-inch square baking pan. Bake 18-22 minutes or until very light golden brown on edges.
  4. Combine all filling ingredients except pecans in bowl; mix well. Stir in pecans. Spread evenly over hot, partially baked crust. Bake 20-30 minutes or until filling appears set and knife inserted 1-inch from edge comes out clean. Cool completely; cut into bars.

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Nutrition Facts (1 bar)

Calories
150
Cholesterol
25mg
Carbohydrates
19g
Protein
2g
Fat
8g
Sodium
100mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

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Hi Elisia, You can freeze these bars. We would suggest lining the pan with aluminum foil before baking, and once they are cooled, remove and wrap in plastic food wrap. You can freeze for up to 2 months. When ready to serve, let thaw at room temperature. Happy baking!

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Can you freeze them????

Test Kitchen Comment
From: mallory
Hi Elisia, You can freeze these bars. We would suggest lining the pan with aluminum foil before baking, and once they are cooled, remove and wrap in plastic food wrap. You can freeze for up to 2 months. When ready to serve, let thaw at room temperature. Happy baking!
Posted November 20, 2014

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Yummy

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These are super easy and sooooo good! If I made them too often my waistline would suffer!

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I made these for the coffee hour after church and they were a big hit. Lots of people wanted the recipe! Definitely a big hit!

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not quit a pecan tassie but close

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Got the recipe last night - tried it today and it was excellent. A keeper.

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I followed the recipe, these bars were delicious and easy to make.

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Yum! If you like pecan pie but don't want to spend a lot of time to prepare it-here is the answer. Quick, easy and yummy. Some of my family couldn't wait for the event we were getting ready to serve them at.

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