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Lemon Bars Recipe
|All purpose flour||2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs), divided|
|Powdered sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), sifted|
|Butter/Margarine||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Baking powder||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Eggs||4 , beaten|
|Sugar||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Lemon rind||1⁄2 Teaspoon, grated|
|Lemon juice||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Powdered sugar||1 Teaspoon|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4474 Calories from Fat 1408
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 160 g245.9%
Saturated Fat 93.4 g466.8%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1208.8 mg
Sodium 503.1 mg21%
Total Carbohydrates 716 g238.5%
Dietary Fiber 9 g36.1%
Sugars 469.4 g
Protein 59 g118.5%
Vitamin A 104.2% Vitamin C 67.7%
Calcium 39% Iron 103.1%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Cut butter into flour mixture with a pastry blender until mixture resembles coarse meal.
Spoon flour mixture into an un greased 13 x 9 x 2 inch pan; press firmly and evenly into pan using finger tips.
Bake at 350° for 20 to 25 minutes or until crust is lightly browned.
Combine remaining 1/2 cup flour and baking powder; set aside.
Combine eggs, 2 cups sugar, lemon rind, if desired, and lemon juice; stir well.
Stir dry ingredients into egg mixture, and pour over baked crust.
Bake at 350° for 25 minutes or until lightly browned and set.
Cool on a wire rack.
Dust lightly with powdered sugar,and cut into bars.