Glazed Lemon Squares Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time40 Min
Ready In50 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings6
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Self raising flour8 Ounce (250 Gram)
 Baking powder1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Caster sugar6 Ounce (175 Gram)
 Soft margarine6 Ounce (175 Gram)
 Eggs3 (Size 3)
 Lemons2 , rind grated
 Milk4 Tablespoon
 Lemons2 , juiced
 Granulated sugar4 Ounce (125 Gram)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 579 Calories from Fat 234

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 26 g40.1%

Saturated Fat 4.3 g21.7%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 106.7 mg

Sodium 821.3 mg34.2%

Total Carbohydrates 81 g27%

Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11.4%

Sugars 48 g

Protein 8 g15.6%

Vitamin A 2.9% Vitamin C 49.6%

Calcium 26.8% Iron 14.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1 Preheat the oven at 350 degrees farenheit/180 degrees celsius.
2 Grease a 7" x 11" (18 x 28 cm) shallow cake tin.

3 In a bowl, sift the flour and baking powder.
4 Add the sugar, margarine, eggs, lemon rind and milk.
5 Using a wooden spoon or beater, mix well.
6 Then beat the ingredients together until smooth.
7 Spoon the mixture into the prepared tin and spread level.
8 Bake for 40 minutes until firm to touch.
9 Heat the lemon juice and sugar until it dissolves.
10 When the cake is cooked, remove from the oven and spoon the warm glaze over the top.
11 Leave until cold.

12 Serve cut in squares with a little sugar sprinkled on top.