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Stars Lemon Bars

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Ingredients
  All-purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs), divided
  Powdered sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Plus Extra For Dusting Top)
  Cold unsalted butter 6 Ounce, cut into pats (3/4 Cup / 1 1/2 Stick)
  Sugar 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Eggs 6 Large
  Freshly squeezed lemon juice 18 Tablespoon (1 Cup Plus 2 Tablespoon)
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Preheat the oven to 325 °F.

MAKING
2) In a mixing bowl, combine 1 1/2 cups flour and 1/2 cup powdered sugar together.
3) With a pastry blender or electric beaters, cut in the butter until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
4) In a 9 x 13-inch baking pan, press the crust mixture into the bottom.
5) Bake in the preheated oven for 20 to 25 minutes until golden.
6) Lower the oven temperature to 300°F.
7) In a bowl, whisk the sugar and eggs together until smooth.
8) Stir in the lemon juice and then the remaining 1/2 cup flour.
9) Turn the lemon filling into the baked crust.

FINALIZING
10) Bake in the oven at 300°F for about 40 minutes until the filling is set.
11) Remove from the oven and cool on a wire rack for 30 minutes.
12) Slice into bars and dust the tops with some more powdered sugar.

SERVING
13) Serve the Stars Lemon Bars on a platter.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Interest: 
Holiday, Party
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Egg
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
65 Minutes
Ready In: 
85 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5198 Calories from Fat 1503

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 170 g262.2%

Saturated Fat 97.1 g485.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1634.6 mg544.9%

Sodium 449.1 mg18.7%

Total Carbohydrates 878 g292.8%

Dietary Fiber 7.8 g31.3%

Sugars 667.5 g

Protein 66 g132.3%

Vitamin A 116.9% Vitamin C 135%

Calcium 28.1% Iron 96.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Stars Lemon Bars Recipe