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Lemon Bars Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Doris Henry

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. soft margarine
2 1/4 c. flour
1/2 c. powdered sugar
4 eggs, beaten
2 c. sugar
1/2 c. lemon juice
dash of salt
1 tsp. baking powder
few drops food coloring (opt.)

Directions:
Directions:
Combine margarine, 2 cups of flour, and powdered sugar. Blend until smooth. Put mixture into lightly greased 9 X 13" pan. Bake at 300 for 30 minutes.
Combine eggs, sugar, and lemon juice. Mix well. Add remaining 1/4 cup of flour, salt, and baking powder. Blend well. Pour over pastry. Bake at 300 for 30 to 40 minutes. Sprinkle with powdered sugar. Cut into bars when cool.

 

 

 

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