Lemon Squares Recipe

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


Submitted by alleine

Makes 18 servings



Just like the pie but better for you calorie wise.

Recipe Ingredients for Lemon Squares

3 medium eggs
1/4 cup sugar
5 tablespoons light margarine
1 cup unbleached flour
2 teaspoons lemon peel, grated
1/3 cup lemon juice, bottled
3 tablespoons unbleached flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3/4 cup sugar
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon powdered sugar

Recipe Directions for Lemon Squares

  1. Preheat oven to 350. Prepare an 8" square dish w/cooking spray.

  2. Crust: Combine sugar, margarine, flour, mix until crumbly in your hand. Press mixture into bottom of pan and bake for 15 minutes.

  3. Topping: Beat eggs till foamy add remaining sugar, lemon juice, remaining flour, baking powder, and salt, Mix well.

  4. Pour over crust and bake for 20 minutes or until set. Cool. Then top with sifted powder sugar.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 36.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
115
Calories from Fat
36
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.0g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
31mg
10%
Sodium
64mg
3%
Potassium
41mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
18.4g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
11.7g
Protein
1.8g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 4%
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
B-
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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