Wilton Lemon Bars

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Lemon Bars

When life gives you lemons …-- we suggest you make some delicious lemon bars, invite all your friends over, and have a party! Great for shaking things up at the dessert table or cookie exchange too!

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Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:about an hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Prepare dough. Preheat oven 350ºF. In bowl, combine 2 cups all-purpose flour, 2 sticks softened, unsalted butter and 1/2 cup confectioners sugar; stir to form a soft dough. Press into bottom of 13 x 9 in. pan.
  • 2
    Make bars & topping. Bake 22-25 minutes or until edges of crust are golden brown. In small bowl, whisk 4 eggs, 2 cups granulated sugar, 1 teaspoon baking powder, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 2/3 cup lemon juice until smooth. Immediately pour over hot crust. Return to oven and bake an additional 18-20 minutes or until edges are golden brown and center is set. Cool completely in pan on cooling grid.
  • 3
    Presentation. Dust cooled bars with additional confectioners sugar. Refrigerate before cutting. Note: Project time does not include the baking and cooling times included in this recipe.

    Makes about 40 bars.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:about an hour

Project Supplies

  • •Wilton Recipe Right 13" x 9" Pan & 10" x 16" Cooling Grid
  • •All-Purpose Flour, Unsalted Butter, Confectioners Sugar, Eggs, Granulated Sugar, Baking Powder, Salt & Lemon Juice
  • •Bowl, Measuring Cups & Measuring Spoons