Raspberry Citrus Bars Recipe

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


Submitted by joyrae

Makes 30 servings



Can be made with blueberries also. Make-Ahead Tip: Cover and store in the refrigerator up to 2 days. Or, place cut bars in a storage container or freezer bag and freeze up to 1 month. Thaw, covered, in the refrigerator. http://www.bhg.com/recipe/cookies/raspberry-citrus-bars/

Recipe Ingredients for Raspberry Citrus Bars

1 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup powdered sugar, sifted
2 cups all-purpose flour
4 eggs
1 cups granulated sugar
1/3 cup lemon juice
2 tablespoons finely shredded orange peel
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 cups raspberries

Recipe Directions for Raspberry Citrus Bars

  1. For crust, beat butter with an electric mixer on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add the 3/4 cup powdered sugar; beat until combined, scraping sides of the bowl occasionally. Add the 2 cups flour; beat until combined. Press mixture into the bottom of a greased 13x9x2-inch baking pan. Bake in a 350 degree F oven for 20 minutes or until golden.

  2. Meanwhile, for filling, combine eggs, granulated sugar, lemon juice, orange peel, the 1/4 cup flour, and baking powder in a large mixing bowl. Beat for 2 minutes with an electric mixer until combined. Sprinkle berries over crust. Pour filling over berries, arranging berries evenly with a spoon.

  3. Bake in a 350 degree F oven for 30 to 35 minutes or until light brown and filling is set. Cool in pan on a wire rack. Cut into bars. Just before serving, sprinkle with powdered sugar. Makes about 30.

Categories

Dessert, American, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 39.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
138
Calories from Fat
61
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.8g
10%
Saturated Fat
4.1g
21%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
41mg
14%
Sodium
52mg
2%
Potassium
48mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
17.8g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.6g
2%
Sugars
9.9g
Protein
1.8g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 2% 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
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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