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Lemon Bars Recipe

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


Submitted by littlemalynda

Makes 16 servings



Made these bars for my work, and they really liked them. I would suggest using less sugar in the lemon filling and a touch more flour as they came out kinda liquidy.

Recipe Ingredients for Lemon Bars

8 tbs
1 cups all purpose flour
1/2 cup powdered sugar
2 eggs
1 cups sugar
4 tbs all purpose flour
1/8 cup lemon juice
1 tablespoon finely grated lemon peel
1 tbs powdered sugar

Recipe Directions for Lemon Bars

  1. Make the base of flour, butter, 1/2 c sugar. Press into a 8x8 pan

  2. Bake at 325 20 mins

  3. Make the filling with the other ingredients

  4. Pour over the base and bake 25 mins

  5. Sift a lil powdered sugar over the top

  6. Voila!

Categories

Citrus, Eggs, Dessert, American, American-Southern, American-Southwestern, Christmas, Cocktail Party, Easter, Fourth of July, Super Bowl, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, Bake, Quick

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 42.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
161
Calories from Fat
59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.6g
10%
Saturated Fat
0.9g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
23mg
8%
Sodium
60mg
3%
Potassium
22mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
24.4g
8%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
16.7g
Protein
1.7g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 0% 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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