Gingerbread Squares With Lemon - Cream Cheese Frosting
By bjd4 on July 07, 2009
Prep Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 45 mins
About This Recipe
"Found these squares in the Southern Living Best Loved Cookie Recipes Cookbook. Made tonight for company and it was loved by all."
1 3/4 cups
light brown sugar, firmly packed
2 (3 ounce) packages
cream cheese, softened
lemon rind, grated
2 1/2 cups
Combine first 5 ingredients. Set aside.
Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Gradually add sugars, beating until well blended. Add egg, beating until blended. Reduce speed to low, gradually add flour mixture, beating just until blended. Add molasses and milk, beating just until blended. Spread batter in a lightly greased 13 x 9 inch pan.
Bake at 350 for 25 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack. Spread with Lemon - Cream Cheese Frosting. Cut into squares.
Beat cream cheese and butter at meduim speed with an electric mixer and creamy. Add lemon curd and lemon rind, beating until blended. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating until smooth.
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