Northern Light Bars

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Total Time
10 mins
25 mins

An Alaska homemaker won top prize with these buttery bars with the cream cheese filling.

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  1. Cream together butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add flour and walnuts; mix well. RESERVE 3/4 cup mixture for topping. Press remaining mixture into greased 8 inch square baking pan. Bake in 350°F oven 12 to 15 minutes.
  2. Beat together sugar and cream cheese until smooth. Beat in egg, milk, lemon juice and vanilla; mix well. Spread over baked crust. Sprinkle with reserved crumbs.
  3. Bake in 350°F oven 25 minutes or until done. Cool in pan on rack. Cut in 2 inch squares. Makes 16 squares.
  4. Country Fair Cookbook.
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This was easy and delicious. Thanks for the great recipe!