RECIPE: Kahlua Cheesecake Bars

cookingrvcJuly 21, 2004

Made these for the office today and they're a hit.

Woman's Day 1996

Kahlua Cheesecake Bars

Amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method

-------- ------------ --------------------------------


6 tb Unsalted butter or margarine

6 oz Semi-sweet chocolate

3/4 c All purpose flour

1/2 ts Baking powder

1/4 ts Salt

3/4 c Lightly brown sugar, packed

2 lg Eggs

1 tb Instant espresso coffee


8 oz Cream cheese, softened

1/2 c Sugar

2 tb All purpose flour

2 lg Eggs

3 tb Kahlua or strong coffee

1 t Vanilla extract

1/2 ts Ground cinnamon


1 1/2 c Sour cream

1/3 c Sugar

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease 13 X 9

inch pan.

  1. BROWNIE LAYER: Melt butter and chocolate in a small

saucepan over low

heat. Set aside to cool.

  1. Mix flour, baking powder and salt. In a large bowl

beat brown sugar,eggs, powdered coffee and vanilla until blended.

Stir in cooled chocolate mixture. Spread batter in an even layer in prepared pan.

  1. CHEESECAKE LAYER: Beat cream cheese, sugar and

flour in a large bowl with an electric mixer on medium speed until pale and fluffy.

Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each. Beat

in liqueur, vanilla and cinnamon. Carefully pour over brownie layer and spread in an even layer.

Bake 20 minutes until the top is almost set.

  1. MEANWHILE MAKE SOUR CREAM LAYER: Mix sour cream and


After bars have baked 20 minutes, remove pan from oven and

carefully spread sour cream mixture over top.

Return to oven and bake 10 minutes longer.

Cool pan completely on wire rack before cutting in bars.

Makes 24 bars.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Thanks, Sue, these sounds luscious! Those lucky co-workers of yours.

    Bookmark   July 22, 2004 at 5:37PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

One word - omigod. These, along with all your other recipes, sound wonderful. These will come in handy for bribing the computer techs at the school where I work in the fall. I'm saving them!

    Bookmark   July 23, 2004 at 11:40PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
RECIPE: What's your best improvement to boxed cake mix?
I love to play around with cake mixes and improve the...
LOOKING for: chocolate chess pie
I am looking for the easy everyday cooking recipe for...
LOOKING for: Looking for white soft cookie
In the olden days I used to make a soft white cookie...
Imhappy&Iknowit IOWA zone 6b
RECIPE: Date and Nut Caramel Truffles
Date and Nut Caramel Truffles 2 eggs ¾ tsp salt ½...
RECIPE: Recipe: Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
It is a good one, I have made it many times for many...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™