Lemon-Almond Squares

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by evelynathens

An addictive little cookie.

Top Review by Queen Dana

we enjoyed this very much! the combination of lemon and almond is great and makes very tasty bars. now we just have to come up with a cocktail recipe with disaranno to match!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. For crust: Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Mix flour, sugar and salt and cut in butter until mixture holds together when pressed; pat into bottom of 9 inch square baking dish; bake until light brown, about 15 minutes.
  3. For filling: Beat eggs and ½ cup sugar until thick and pale; add almond paste and beat until smooth.
  4. Mix in lemon juice and peel and all purpose flour.
  5. Pour filling into crust and bake until firm but not brown, 17-20 minutes.
  6. Cool in pan.
  7. Dust with powdered sugar.
  8. To serve: Cut in squares using knife dipped in hot water.

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