Almond Danish Bars


Almond flavoring makes this recipe distinctly delicious for your next pastry treat.

Skill: Beginning Prep Time: 15 Bake Time: 20-30 Servings: 6



Ingredients:

12 Rhodes™ Dinner Rolls or 8 Rhodes Texas™ Rolls, thawed & risen
8 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 egg
1/3 cup sugar
1/4 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup slivered almonds
4 ounces almond paste
2 egg whites
3/4 cup sliced almonds


Directions:

Combine rolls and roll into an 11x16-inch rectangle. Place in a sprayed 10x15-inch jelly roll pan.

Combine cream cheese, egg and sugar until smooth. Spread cream cheese mixture evenly over dough.

Place brown sugar and slivered almonds in a blender and blend until finely ground. Place in a bowl and add almond paste and egg whites. Beat until smooth. Spread almond mixture over cream cheese.

Sprinkle with sliced almonds. Bake at 350°F 20-30 minutes or until edges are golden brown.