Raspberry Meringue Bars Recipe

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


Submitted by ashley4314

Makes 24 servings



From: Ashley?s Kitchen Yield: 12 bars Prep Time: 30 minutes Bake Time: 40 minutes

Recipe Ingredients for Raspberry Meringue Bars

1 c. (2 sticks) butter
1/2 c. almond paste, (2/3 of 8 oz. can)
1 c. brown sugar
2 eggs, separated
1 c. all-purpose flour
1 c. whole-wheat pastry flour
1 tsp. salt
1 c. raspberry jam, seedless
2 egg whites
1 c. sugar
2/3 c. flaked coconut, natural

Recipe Directions for Raspberry Meringue Bars

  1. Preheat oven to 325*F. Grease an 8x8- or 9x9-inch baking pan, set aside.

  2. In a large electric mixer bowl, cream together butter, almond paste, brown sugar, and egg yolk (reserve white for later use). Mix in flour and salt until crumbly, press dough into prepared pan for crust. Bake for 20 minutes, remove from oven and spread with jam.

  3. Beat 2 egg whites (one from separated egg) until foamy. Gradually add sugar and beat until stiff peaks form. Fold in coconut. Spread meringue over jam. Bake another 15-20 minutes or until meringue is done (browned and crispy). Cool at least 30 minutes on wire rack before cutting into bars.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 57.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
230
Calories from Fat
91
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.1g
16%
Saturated Fat
5.7g
29%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
36mg
12%
Sodium
164mg
7%
Potassium
54mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
33.5g
11%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
22.1g
Protein
2.4g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* 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
D+
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
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