Tequila Bars Recipe

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Tequila Bars

Lynda Sweezey

By
@mema5

For extra punch,top bars with tequila spiked whipped cream.


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Serves:

makes 16 bars.

Ingredients

1
12oz box vanilla wafers
1/2 c
pine nuts
3/4 c
unsalted butter(1-1/2 sticks) melted
1/3 c
tequila
1/2 c
fresh lime juice
5 large
egg yolks,plus 2 egg whites
1
(14oz) can sweetened condenced milk
1 Tbsp
sugar
agave nectar or honey,for drizzling (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven 350 degrees.
Pulse the wafers and pine nuts in a food processor until well ground up.Add butter & blend until evenly mixed.
Set aside 1/4 cup of crumbs; press the rest evenly into a 9" X 13" baking pan.
bake until golden brown, 15 to 18 minutes.
2
In a medium bowl, thoroughly whisk together the tequila, lime juice,egg yolks and condensed milk.
3
In another medium bowl, beat egg whites and sugar with an electric mixer until they hold soft peaks.
gently fold the egg whites into the tequila mixture.
Spread the filling evenly over the crust and bake 25 minutes; cool.
Sprinkle the reserved crumbs on top.
Chill in the fridge for 2 hours or overnight before cutting.
Drizzle with agave nectar or honey if desired.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
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