Red Velvet Sugar Cookie Bars
- Sugar Cookie Bars
- 3 1/3 cups flour
- 1/4 cup cocoa
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1 tsp baking powder
- 1 cup butter, softened
- 1 1/2 cups sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 tsp vanilla
- 2 Tbsp red food coloring
- Cream Cheese Frosting
- 2 8oz cream cheese, softened
- 1/2 cup butter, softened
- 2 cups powdered sugar, sifted
- 1 tsp vanilla
Sugar Cookie Bars
-Preheat oven to 350, have 9 x 13 pan ready.
-In medium bowl whisk together flour, cocoa, salt, and baking powder.
-Cream together butter and sugar, beat in eggs, vanilla, and food coloring.
-Add flour mixture until a soft dough forms.
-Press dough into bottom of pan and bake for 20 minutes.
-Allow to cool completely before frosting.
Cream Cheese Frosting
-Beat together cream cheese and butter.
-Add the powdered sugar and vanilla and beat together until combined.