Philadelphia® 3-step® Coconut Cheesecake Bars

  • Prep Time: 10 Minutes (Total Time: 3 Hour 35 Minute)
  • Serving Size: 16
  • 1-1/2 cups Soft Coconut Macaroon Cookie Crumbs (Kosher For Passover)
  • 2 tablespoons Margarine, Melted
  • 2 pkg. (8 Ounce each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, Softened
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Cream Of Coconut
  • 1/2 teaspoon Vanilla
  • 2 Eggs
  • PREHEAT oven to 350°F. Mix crumbs and margarine. Press firmly onto bottom of greased 8-inch square baking pan; set aside. Beat cream cheese, sugar, cream of coconut and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Add eggs; beat just until blended.

    POUR over crust.

    BAKE 20 to 25 min. or until center is almost set. Cool. Refrigerate 3 hours or overnight. Cut into 16 bars to serve. Store leftover bars in refrigerator.

    KRAFT KITCHENS TIPS

    Size It Up

    Enjoy a serving, 1 bar, of this rich dessert on occasion.

    How To Easily Remove Bars From Pan

    Line pan with foil, with ends of foil extending over sides of pan. Grease foil. Press crumb mixture onto bottom of pan and continue as directed. After dessert is baked and cooled, lift from pan, using foil handles. Discard foil. Cut into bars as directed.

    RECIPE COURTESY OF KRAFT FOODS