Sunburst Lemon Bars
Posted by: Elaine Sun, 25 Apr 2004, at 5:35 p.m.
Source: Cookies Galore by Pillsbury
2 cups Flour
1/2 cup Confectioner's sugar
1 cup Margarine or butter -- softened
4 Eggs -- slightly beaten
2 cups Sugar
1/4 cup Flour
1 teaspoon Baking powder
1/4 cup Lemon juice
1 cup Confectioner's sugar
3 tablespoons Lemon juice
Heat oven to 350 F. In large bowl, combine all crust ingredients at low speed
until crumbly. Press mixture evenly in the bottom of ungreased 13x9-inch pan.
Bake at 350 F for 20-30 minutes or until light golden brown. Meanwhile, in large
bowl combine all filling ingredients except lemon juice; blend well. stir in 1/4
cup lemon juice. Pour mixture over warm crust. Bake at 350 F for an additional
25-30 minutes or until top is light golden brown. Cool completely. In small
bowl, combine 1 cup confectioner's sugar and enough lemon juice for desired
spreading consistency; blend until smooth. Spread over bars, cut into bars.
Makes 36 bars.