Scott's Lemon Bars Recipe

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Scott's Lemon Bars

kathy pagan

By
@kathyqp

My brother loves to cook! He gave me this recipe many years ago and its still a favorite- zesty and rich, definitely not for a diet!


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

55 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 lb
unsalted butter, softened
1/2 c
sugar
2 c
flour
1/8 tsp
salt
6
extra large eggs, room temperature
3 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
lemon zest
1 c
lemon juice
1 c
flour

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350. Make crust: cream 1/2 lb butter and 1/2 c sugar, 2 c flour and salt. Shape into a ball and press into 9x13x2" pan and 1/2" up sides. Chill 15 mins, then bake 15-20 mins til light brown.
2
Make filling: whisk 6 eggs, 3c sugar, lemon zest, lemon juice and flour. Pour over crust and bake 30-35 minutes. Cool and sprinkle with powdered sugar.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American