Key Lime Bars Recipe

Looking for an easy Key Lime Bars recipe? Learn how to make Key Lime Bars using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by itmatters

Makes 16 servings



POINTS« Value: 3 Servings: 16 Preparation Time: 25 min Cooking Time: 30 min Level of Difficulty: Easy Cut these tangy Key lime bars into small pieces ?the flavor is so rich that a little goes a long way!

Recipe Ingredients for Key Lime Bars

3 tbsp margarine, softened
3 tbsp fat-free cream cheese
1 1/2 cup sugar
1 large egg yolk(s)
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
2 tbsp all-purpose flour
3 tbsp powdered sugar
1 large egg(s)
1/4 cup egg substitute
1/3 cup fresh lime juice

Recipe Directions for Key Lime Bars

  1. Preheat oven to 350║F. Coat an 8-inch square baking dish with cooking spray.

  2. To make the crust, beat margarine, cream cheese and 1/2 cup of sugar with an

  3. electric mixer until light and fluffy. Beat in egg yolk and gradually add 3/4 cup of

  4. flour. Spread into baking dish using your hands (coat hands with 1 tablespoon of

  5. powdered sugar to prevent batter from sticking). Bake until crust is lightly browned,

  6. about 15 minutes.

  7. To make the filling, beat egg and egg substitute in the same bowl used to make

  8. crust. Add remaining 1 cup of sugar and 2 tablespoons of flour; beat on low speed

  9. until blended. Add lime juice; beat on low speed until blended. Pour onto warm crust

  10. and bake 15 minutes more.

  11. Cool on a rack. Sprinkle with 2 tablespoons powdered sugar and cut into 16 pieces.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 44.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
141
Calories from Fat
32
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.6g
6%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
28mg
9%
Sodium
43mg
2%
Potassium
35mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
26.1g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
20.4g
Protein
1.9g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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