Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bars

What Are Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bars?

This easy recipe is big on fall flavor, with festive spices and silky sweet cream cheese swirls in every bite!

What You'll Need

You'll only need a few simple ingredients to make this easy recipe. Let's round them up and get started!

Make the Filling

Beat together cream cheese and powdered sugar with a bit of water to make the smooth filling.

Make the Batter

In a separate bowl, stir together the cake mix with pumpkin puree, more water, and spices.

Assemble in Dish

Spread the pumpkin batter into the bottom of a greased 9×13 pan.

Add the Cream Cheese

Drizzle over the cream cheese filling, and use a toothpick or a knife to swirl the cream cheese into the batter.


Bake the bars at 375ºF for 25-30 minutes, or until they’re set in the middle.


Leave the bars to cool completely before cutting them into squares. 

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