Melt in Your Mouth Lemon Bars

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Ann McCue

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@salsaqueen

STOP!!! Don't pass this recipe by. Lemon lover or not, these bars are SO melt in your mouth you'll want to eat the whole pan. I have had this recipe for years. Everyone loves them and I hope you will too! 3 sticks of butter in these bars. What else is there to say! enjoy

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Ann set high expectations for these lemon bars... and they turned every bit as good as she said! Perfectly sweet and tart, these creamy bars are a perfect after-dinner or brunch treat. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★☆ 209 votes

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Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • CRUST

  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 c
    butter softened (no substituting)
  • 1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • FILLING

  • 4
    eggs (slightly beaten)
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 4 Tbsp
    flour
  • 6 Tbsp
    lemon juice (I use bottled)
  • FROSTING

  • 1/2 c
    butter (softened)
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp
    milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    cold water

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