Lemon Dream Bars Recipe

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Lemon Dream Bars

Barbara Kipp

By
@BabsCooks

This is my Mom's recipe-she's 88 and has been baking these for years at Christmas time, along with 11 other varities of cookies. These have coconut in them and is one of our families favorites!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

2/3 c
butter
2 c
all purpose flour
4 Tbsp
sugar
4
eggs
1 c
light brown sugar
1 1/2 c
coconut
1 c
chopped nuts (i use pecans)
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
vanilla
4 Tbsp
grated lemon rind
4 Tbsp
lemon juice
2 c
powdered sugar

Step-By-Step

1Cut butter into the flour and the 4 tbs.sugar until fine. Press firmly into ungreased metal pan 9x13. Bake at 350 for 15-20 min. until set but not brown. Combine in mixing bowl the 4 beaten eggs,the brown sugar,coconut, nuts, salt, baking powder, and vanilla-mix well. Spread on partially baked dough. Bake at 350 25 to 30 min. Frost immediately. Cool
2Lemon Frosting
Combine the lemon rind, lemon juice and powdered sugar-mix until smooth.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies