If you like lemon flavored dessert recipes, then this Lemon Squares recipe is one of the fancy but easy desserts to make for any occasion. This dessert makes deliciously tangy squares with just the right amount of tartness. The delectable squares are baked to perfection with a crust for the base and a creamy custard-like lemon filling to go with it. Eating these lemon squares is like a trip to perfect lemon bliss just like the bakery-style dessert. Lemon is such a versatile fruit for making dessert recipes and adds a wonderful twist to brighten up the family meals.This lemon dessert recipe is one of the most easy lemon dessert recipes ever and looks gorgeous and vibrant.
You can store these bars either in the refrigerator or at room temperature in an air-tight container. This lemon dessert will be your new favorite addition to the menu. Make this divine lemon squares recipe and relish it with your family and friends!
This is a Printable recipe.
1 cup butter, at room temperature
1/2 cup granulated sugar
2 cups all purpose flour
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
1/4 cup all purpose flour
2 lemons, juiced
Preheat oven to 350˚F.
In a medium bowl, blend together softened butter, 2 cups flour and 1/2 cup sugar. Press into the bottom of an ungreased 9x13 inch pan.
Bake for 15 to 20 minutes in the preheated oven, or until firm and golden.
In another bowl, whisk together the remaining 1 1/2 cups sugar and 1/4 cup flour.
Whisk in the eggs and lemon juice.
Pour over the baked crust.
Bake for an additional 20 minutes.
The bars will firm up as they cool.
Love this recipe? Check out more recipes in Grandmother's Big Bundle of Recipes where you get all 12 of Grandmother's ebooks giving you 1000 recipes plus other valuable kitchen information for ONLY $24 (regular $120). You save 80%!
Nutrition Facts for: Lemon Squares From Grandmother's Kitchen
Ingredients: Butter, granulated sugar, all purpose flour, eggs, lemons.
* The entire recipe has been calculated for 16 servings. * Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * Per Serving:Calories 276, Calories from Fat 115, Total Fat 12.8g 20%, Saturated Fat 7.7g 39%, Cholesterol 71mg 24%, Sodium 98mg 4%, Potassium 42mg 1%, Carbohydrates 38.8g 13%, Dietary Fiber 0.6g 2%, Sugars 25.2g, Protein 3.4g, Vitamin A 8%, Vitamin C 3%, Calcium 1%, Iron 6%
Learn MORE at Grandmother's Kitchen
To help with slow website load, we have put all photos for this article here: View photo gallery.