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Key Lime Bars

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Lynn demonstrates Key Lime Bars. These are very easy to make and delicious for a dessert or snack. Adapted from Publix. Makes 16
Ingredients
  Unsalted butter 6 Tablespoon, melted
  Lime 2 , zested and zest grated
  Egg yolks 4 Large
  Sweetened condensed milk 14 Ounce (1 can)
  Key lime juice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Frozen nondairy whipped topping 2 Cup (32 tbs) (such as Cool Whip, thawed)
  Gingersnap cookies 24 , finely crushed
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Cooking spray 1
Directions

GETTING READY:

  1. Preheat oven at 325°F.
  2. Grease baking dish with cooking spray.

MAKING:

  1. In a bowl, combine lime zest, egg yolks and whisk well.
  2. Whisk in condensed milk, key lime juice and set aside.
  3. Set topping to thaw.
  4. In a food processor, process cookies until it turn into crumbs.
  5. In a bowl, combine crumbs (reserving 2 tbsp of crumbs for garnish), butter, sugar and mix well.
  6. Transfer the mixture into baking pan and press well as shown in the video.
  7. Transfer the lime juice mixture onto crust and pop into oven.
  8. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until lightly brown.
  9. Allow to cool completely and cut before serving.
  10. Top with whipped topping and reserved crumbs.

SERVING:

  1. Serve and enjoy!
Things You Will Need
9" square baking pan
Food processor
Bowl

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Dish: 
Fruit Bar
Ingredient: 
Condensed Milk
Course: 
Fruit Dessert
Cuisine: 
American
Taste: 
Sweet Sour
Method: 
Baked
Interest: 
Easy
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Channel: 
SmartWoman.tv
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Servings: 
16

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 414 Calories from Fat 159

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g27.7%

Saturated Fat 7.6 g38.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 66.8 mg22.3%

Sodium 355.1 mg14.8%

Total Carbohydrates 61 g20.2%

Dietary Fiber 1.1 g4.5%

Sugars 29.7 g

Protein 5 g10.5%

Vitamin A 5.3% Vitamin C 5%

Calcium 11.4% Iron 17.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Key Lime Bars Recipe Video