Fresh Squeezed Lime Bars, a great recipe for a sweet. tart and refreshing dessert or snack.
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Fresh Squeezed Lime Bars

Author: Jent

Ingredients

Crust:

  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup butter

Lime Top:

  • 4 eggs
  • 1/3 cup lime juice
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 tsp grated lime peel
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • couple drops of green food coloring optional- I used Wilton Kelly Green
  • 2 tablespoons tequila

Instructions

Crust:

  • Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and cut in butter and combine with a pastry cutter
  • Put in a 9x13 pan and pat down evenly to cover bottom of pan
  • Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 10 minutes

Lime Top:

  • Whisk eggs, lime juice, flour, sugar, lime peel, baking powder and green food coloring together until throughly mixed
  • Pour over cooked crust and return to 350 degree oven till filling is set, approximately 25 minutes