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Raspberry Cheesecake Bars

raspberry cheesecake bars Dessert
Raspberry Cheesecake Bars
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 2 hr 15 min
  • Ingredients 7
  • Servings 24

Classic raspberry swirl cheesecake bars meet the refreshing citrus twist of lemon peel in these decadent cookie bars you’ll want to make again and again. MORE+ LESS-

August 21, 2017

Ingredients

1
roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
2
teaspoons grated lemon peel
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1/4
cup sugar
1/2
teaspoon vanilla
1
egg
1/2
cup seedless red raspberry jam

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F.
  • 2
    In medium bowl, crumble cookie dough; stir or knead lemon peel into cookie dough until well blended. Press dough evenly in ungreased 9-inch square pan. Bake 18 minutes.
  • 3
    Meanwhile, in medium bowl, beat cream cheese, sugar, vanilla and egg with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth and creamy. Pour evenly over baked crust.
  • 4
    Spoon raspberry jam into 1-quart resealable food-storage plastic bag; seal bag. Cut 1/2 inch off small corner of bag. Pipe jam on cream cheese mixture in 4 horizontal rows. With knife, carefully swirl jam in circular motion into cream cheese mixture.
  • 5
    Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until filling is set. Cool 30 minutes. Refrigerate about 1 hour or until chilled. For bars, cut into 6 rows by 4 rows. Store covered in refrigerator.

  • For a different swirl design, pipe jam on cream cheese in 4 horizontal rows. With knife, carefully swirl jam back and forth in straight vertical lines.

Expert Tips

  • Softening cream cheese is easy; just microwave unwrapped cream cheese on microwavable plate uncovered on High 10 to 15 seconds.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories
140
Calories from Fat
60
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
10%
Saturated Fat
3g
16%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
20mg
7%
Sodium
105mg
4%
Potassium
20mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
19g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
12g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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