Lemon Coconut Squares

  • Serves: 30
  • Cooking Time: 50 MINS
  • Total Calories: 170 CALS

Nutrients per serving:

  • Protein: 2g
  • Fat: 8g
  • Carbs: 24g

Directions

1. In medium mixing bowl blend together flour and icing sugar.

2. Add butter and mix thoroughly.

3. Grease bottom and sides of a 9 x 13 inch (23 x 33 cm) baking dish. Pat dough evenly into bottom of dish.

4. Bake at 350°F (180°C) until set, about 20 to 25 minutes. Allow to cool.

Filling

1. In medium bowl beat together eggs, sugar, juice and peel.

2. Gradually add flour and baking powder, blending thoroughly. Stir in coconut. Pour over crust, spreading evenly to edges.

3. Continue baking at 350°F (180°C) until set, about 20 to 25 minutes. Allow to cool before cutting.

4. Makes about 30 two-inch squares.

Ingredients

  • CRUST
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup icing sugar
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • FILLING
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp grated lemon peel (optional)
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 cup desiccated coconut