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Crème Brûlée Squares

Crème Brûlée Squares
  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 5 hr 25 min
  • Servings 24
Looking for dessert bars using Betty Crocker® sugar cookie mix? Then check out this recipe based on the classic crème brûlée dessert.
Updated June 10, 2010

Ingredients

  • 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 5 egg yolks, slightly beaten
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 1/4 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 3 tablespoons packed brown sugar

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom and sides of 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray.
  • 2
    In large bowl, stir cookie mix, butter and 1 egg until soft dough forms. Press dough in bottom of pan. Bake 15 minutes.
  • 3
    Reduce oven temperature to 300°F. In large bowl, beat egg yolks and sugar with wire whisk until well blended; gradually beat in whipping cream and vanilla. Pour over crust. Bake 45 to 50 minutes longer or until knife inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour. Refrigerate at least 3 hours before serving.
  • 4
    Set oven control to broil. Sprinkle top of bar with brown sugar. Broil with top about 5 inches from heat 2 to 3 minutes or until top is brown and sugar is melted. For bars, cut into 6 rows by 4 rows. Store covered in refrigerator.

  • "This recipe is a spin-off of the classic crème brûlée dessert. The bars can also be topped with various berries (blueberries, strawberries or raspberries) before serving." Kathy Nasano

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories
180
Calories from Fat
100
Total Fat
11g
16%
Saturated Fat
6g
28%
Trans Fat
1g
Cholesterol
75mg
25%
Sodium
95mg
4%
Potassium
35mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
20g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
13g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%
6%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
2%
2%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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