Lemon Squares - Microwave

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 30
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 80.3
  • Total Fat: 3.7 g
  • Cholesterol: 32.7 mg
  • Sodium: 38.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 10.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 1.2 g

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Introduction

Original recipe from Costco Connections - July 2013. Original recipe from Costco Connections - July 2013.
Number of Servings: 30

Ingredients

    Base
    1 cup flour
    2 Tbsp confectioners sugar (powdered)
    1 Tbsp lemon zest
    ½ cup butter, melted

    Filling
    1 cup sugar
    1 Tbsp lemon zest
    3 large eggs
    1 Tbsp flour
    ½ tsp baking powder
    ½ tsp salt
    1/3 cup lemon juice

Directions


1. Grease a 9x9 microwave pan (used round pie plate)
2. Make base: mix flour, sugar and lemon zest.
3. Melt butter and combine with flour mixture. Mixture will be crumbly.
4. Pat into greased pan
5. Microwave for 3 minutes (4 for ours) at power 8 until base is firm
6. Make filling: combine sugar, lemon zest, eggs, flour, baking powder, salt and lemon juice in a medium size bowl.
7. Beat for 2 minutes – don’t cut this short, impacts how it cooks. Pour over base
8. Return pan to microwave and cook for 3 minutes on power 8, add more time (ours total 8 minutes). Until filling is set but a slight wiggle, like prepared Jello
9. Cool completely, refrigerate a min. of 4 hours or overnight.
10. Cut into squares.


Serving Size: 30 - 1 inch pieces

Number of Servings: 30

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user ETMARKERS.

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