Nutty Indulgence: Decadent Pecan Pie Bars



Nutty Indulgence: Decadent Pecan Pie Bars

If you’re looking for the ultimate indulgence, these Nutty Pecan Pie Bars are just the treat you need. With a buttery shortbread crust, a luscious pecan filling, and a hint of vanilla, they’re a slice of heaven in every bite. Whether you’re serving them at a holiday gathering or enjoying them as a sweet snack, these bars are sure to satisfy your cravings.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter, cold and cubed
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup corn syrup
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups chopped pecans

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a 9×13-inch (23×33 cm) baking dish with parchment paper.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the flour and powdered sugar. Cut in the cold, cubed butter until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  3. Press this mixture evenly into the bottom of the prepared baking dish. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until lightly golden.
  4. While the crust is baking, prepare the filling. In a separate bowl, whisk together the eggs, granulated sugar, corn syrup, melted butter, and vanilla extract.
  5. Stir in the chopped pecans.
  6. Once the crust is ready, pour the pecan mixture evenly over it.
  7. Bake for an additional 25-30 minutes or until the filling is set and slightly golden.
  8. Allow the bars to cool completely in the pan before cutting them into squares.
  9. Serve and enjoy!

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 24 bars

These Nutty Pecan Pie Bars are the perfect blend of sweet, nutty, and buttery flavors. They make a delightful addition to any dessert table or a thoughtful gift for friends and family. Make a batch today and savor the decadence!

Nutrition Information (per bar): Calories: 240, Fat: 14g, Carbohydrates: 28g, Sugar: 19g, Protein: 2g

Indulge in the nutty goodness of these Pecan Pie Bars and share the joy with your loved ones. Whether it’s a special occasion or just a craving for something sweet, these bars are the perfect treat. The combination of the buttery crust and the rich pecan filling is simply irresistible. Make them today and savor every bite of this decadent delight.

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