Blueberry Pie Bars

Blueberry Pie Bars
Are you ever in the mood for pie, but you don’t have the time? With these blueberry pie bars you get the best of both worlds in under an hour!

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Blueberry Pie Bars
This is the perfect summer dessert because you could use any fresh fruit you have on hand. Or go crazy and make these pie bars with blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries!

Blueberry Pie Bars

Ingredients

    Crust and Topping
  • 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 3/4 cup (1 and 1/2 sticks) butter, refrigerated
  • Filling
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup and 2 tbsp all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla or almond extract
  • 12 oz fresh blueberries

Instructions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F.  
  2. Grease an 8x8-inch pan with non stick cooking spray; set aside.
  3. For the crust, combine the flour, sugar, and salt in a food processor.  
  4. Cut the butter into 1/2-inch pieces and add to flour mixture.  Process until the butter is evenly distributed but the mixture is still crumbly (about 30 to 60 seconds).
  5. Reserve 1 and 1/2 cups of the mixture for the topping; set aside.  Press the remaining mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan.
  6. For the filling, whisk eggs in a large bowl, then add the sugar, sour cream,flour, and almond extract.  
  7. Gently fold in blueberries.
  8. Spoon the filling over the crust and sprinkle the reserved topping mixture evenly over the filling.
  9. Bake 45 to 55 minutes or until top turns golden brown.  Cool 1 hour before cutting and serving or serve out of pan cobbler style.
https://thefirstyearblog.com/blueberry-pie-bars/

Recipe adapted from Life’s Simple Measures

Push the crust into the pan.

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Prep the filling.

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These bars are fantastic, possibly even better than pie! I would totally support you adding a scoop of ice cream to these.

Blueberry Pie Bars
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Blueberry Pie Bars

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13 comments

  1. oh my goodness those look delicious! Thanks for sharing this recipe. :)

  2. I have made something very similar with cherries! I would love it with blueberries! perfect for summer!

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  4. I need to make these – I keep seeing all of these yummy blueberry recipes and this one looks perfect!

  5. YUM! This looks so good! I’m going to have to try it.

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  8. Oh wow! Those look great! Thanks for sharing!

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  10. This looks delicious! =)

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