Lemon Butter Bars

Lemon Butter Bars

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Anita Hoffman


An easy to make buttery, delicious lemon bar


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 square bars
20 Min
40 Min


  • 1 1/3 c
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 3/4 c
  • 2
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 3 Tbsp
    lemon juice

How to Make Lemon Butter Bars


  1. Crust:
    Combine 1 1/3 cups flour, 1/4 cup sugar and 1/2 cup butter, Beat at low speed, 2-3 minutes.
  2. Press on bottom of ungreased 9 inch square baking pan.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for 15-20 minutes.
  4. Filling:
    Combine 3/4 cup sugar, eggs, 2 tbsps. flour, baking powder and lemon juice.
    Beat at low speed 1-2 minutes.
    Pour over hot crust.
  5. Continue baking for 18 to 20 minutes or until filling is set.
  6. Cool and sprinkle with powdered sugar;
    Cut into bars.

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About Lemon Butter Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

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