Strawberry and Cream Bars


SourcePeggy Scholl
Prep time
15 minutes
Cooking time
30 minutes
Total time
45 minutes



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Box Vanilla Cake Mix
1⁄3 c
Butter (softened)
3 c
strawberries (slices)
8 oz
Cream Cheese (softened)
1⁄3 c
1 t
1 c


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Spray 9x13 pan with spray or use butter
  3. In large bowl combine butter, one egg and cake mix. This mixture will be stiff so you may have to use your hands to combine the dough.
  4. Reserve 1 cup of the mixture for the topping and set aside.
  5. Press the remaining mixture in the bottom of the pan and bake for 10 minutes
  6. While the crust is baking, beat the following in a mixing bowl: cream cheese, sugar, vanilla and remaining egg until smooth. 
  7. Spread the cream cheese mixture over the top of the partially baked crust.
  8. Evenly arrange the sliced strawberries over the cream cheese.
  9. Now use the 1 cup of the mixture you set aside adding in 1/2 cup of oatmeal and sprinkle it on top.
  10. Bake 25-30 minutes until the center is set and the crumbs on top turn golden brown.
  11. Cool completely on wire rack and chill at least 30 minutes before serving.