Pumpkin Bars

Not sure where we got the recipe but always garners great compliments.

Yields

12

Ingredients

4 eggs 1⅔ cup sugar 1 cup veg oil 1 15 oz can pumpkin 2 cups sifted all purpose flour 2 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon ⅛ teaspoon ground allspice ⅛ teaspoon ground cloves ⅛ teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda Icing: 8-ounce package cream cheese, softened ½ cup butter or margarine, softened 2 cups sifted confectioners' sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Nutritional information

No nutrition information available

Instructions

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Using an electric mixer at medium speed, combine the eggs, sugar, oil and pumpkin until light and fluffy. Stir together the flour, baking powder, cinnamon, salt and baking soda. Add the dry ingredients to the pumpkin mixture and mix at low speed until thoroughly combined and the batter is smooth. Spread the batter into a greased 13 by 10-inch baking pan. Bake for 30 minutes. Let cool completely before frosting. Cut into bars. To make the icing: Combine the cream cheese and butter in a medium bowl with an electric mixer until smooth. Add the sugar and mix at low speed until combined. Stir in the vanilla and mix again. Spread on cooled pumpkin bars.