Bake-Sale Lemon Bars

1
Carol Perricone

By
@coolbaker1

My sister-in-law made these delicious lemon bars for a family gathering. They were a hit, everyone loved them.

This is a Taste of Home recipe

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
many people
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c
    butter, softened
  • 2/3 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 1/2 c
    plus 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour, divided
  • 3
    eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    lemon juice
  • ·
    additional confectioners' sugar

How to Make Bake-Sale Lemon Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, beat butter and confectioners' sugar until blended. Gradually beat 1 1/2 cups flour. Press onto bottom of a greased 13x9 inch baking pan. Bake 18-20 minutes or until golden brown.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, whisk eggs, sugar, lemon juice and remaining flour until frothy; pour over hot crust.
  3. Bake 20-25 minutes longer or until topping is set and lightly browned. Cool completely on a wire rack. Dust with additional confectioners' sugar. Cut into bars. Refrigerate leftovers.

    Enjoy!

Printable Recipe Card

About Bake-Sale Lemon Bars

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




Show 9 Comments & Reviews

Make A Special Recipe For Your Loved One This Valentine's Day

Make a Special Recipe for Your Loved One This Valentine's Day

Kitchen Crew

Whether it be a special homemade treat at the holidays or their favorite cake for a birthday, I show the ones I love them through food. It's no different for...

How To Make Chocolate Covered Strawberries At Home Recipe

How to Make Chocolate Covered Strawberries at Home

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Chocolate covered strawberries are delicious all year long but become very popular (and expensive) around Valentine’s Day. With just three ingredients, they are easy to make at home. Imagine biting into...

8 Cranberry Recipes Popping With Flavor

8 Cranberry Recipes Popping With Flavor

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Cranberries aren't just for sauce anymore. We've found 8 cranberry recipes that shine a spotlight on this tart treat.