Orange Squares

Recipe by Maymie

I am posting this recipe as I received it. I haven't tried this one yet, but I want to be able to find it when I get time to test it. Looks wonderful!

Top Review by Darkhunter

Ohhh, way good. I love any recipe that has the tartness of citrus. Will make these again an again, Maymie. Thnx for sharing your recipe. Made for PAC Fall 2009.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a large bowl, combine 2 cups flour, almonds, 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar, and 1 tsp orange zest.
  3. Cut in butter until mixture is crumbly.
  4. Press into bottom of a 13x9x2-inch baking pan.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes, or until lightly browned.
  6. In a medium bowl, whisk together sugar, eggs, orange juice, and extract.
  7. Combine remaining 1/4 cup flour and baking powder and add to sugar mixture, whisking to combine.
  8. Pour over crust.
  9. Bake for 20 minutes, or until set.
  10. Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar, if desired.
  11. Cut into squares to serve.

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