Monday, March 28

Lemon Crumb Bars

These are so yummy! I usually love all things lemony except any sort of lemon bars. But, they seem like something I should like so I always try new recipes and I loved these! In fact, I deeply regret sending some of them over to my aunt’s house, if I hadn’t I might still have some left! =)

Mmmm . . . doesn’t that look delicious?

Okay, here’s the recipe!

Ingredients
  • 1-⅓ cup All-purpose Flour
  • ½ teaspoons Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 1 stick (1/2 Cup) Butter, Slightly Softened
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar (lightly Packed)
  • 1 cup Oats
  • 1 can (14 Ounce) Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • ½ cups Lemon Juice
  • Zest Of 1 Lemon
Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Mix butter and brown sugar until well combined.

Sift together flour, salt, and baking powder.

Add oats and flour to butter/sugar mixture and mix to combine.

Press half of crumb mixture into the bottom of an 8 x 11 inch pan.

Mix together condensed milk, lemon juice, and lemon zest. Spread onto the bottom layer of the crumb mixture. Top with the other half of the crumb mixture, but don’t press.

Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, or until golden brown.

Allow pan to cool after baking. Cut into squares and refrigerate for a couple of hours or until cool.

Serve cool.

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