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Mint Cheesecake Bars Recipe

Easy cheesecake bars with Oreo cookie crust, dyed green to represent the mint flavor. 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time33 mins
Total Time48 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cheesecake bars, mint cheesecake
Servings: 9 squares
Calories: 406kcal
Author: Anna

Ingredients

  • 14 Oreos regular
  • 2 Tablespoons unsalted butter melted
  • 16 oz cream cheese softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 4 Tablespoons sour cream
  • 4 Tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3/4 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • green food coloring optional

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Line an 8" square baking pan (greased) with parchment paper. Set aside.
  • To make the crust:
  • Place Oreos in food processor (a small one works just fine) and blend until fine. Add melted butter and blend until it comes together.
  • Press the Oreo crust mixture into the bottom of the pan.
  • Bake crust for 10 minutes.
  • In a large mixing bowl, beat cream cheese with an electric mixer for 30 seconds, until creamy.
  • Add sugar and mix in well.
  • Add sour cream, flour and both extracts. Mix in well.
  • Add eggs and mix in well.
  • Add food coloring if desired and mix in.
  • Pour filling over crust. Tap the pan against the counter to release any air bubbles.
  • Bake cheesecake bars for 33 to 35 minutes.
  • Remove from the oven and cool in pan completely.
  • Remove from pan and chill in fridge for at least 2 hours, preferably overnight.
  • Slice and serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 406kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 25g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Cholesterol: 101mg | Sodium: 266mg | Potassium: 130mg | Sugar: 31g | Vitamin A: 840IU | Calcium: 65mg | Iron: 2.1mg