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Lemon Lavender Bars
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 15 mins
 

Lemon bars with a hint of Lavender. Perfect.

Course: Bar, Dessert
Cuisine: All-American
Keyword: bars, lavender, lemon
Servings: 12 servings
: 370 kcal
Ingredients
  • 2 cups flour
  • 3/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 cup cold butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon culinary lavender
  • 4 eggs
  • 5 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon grated lemon zest
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon culinary lavender
  • confectioners' sugar for dusting, optional
Directions
  1. In a medium bowl combine flour, confectioners' sugar and lavender; cut in butter until crumbly. Press into an ungreased 13 x 9 x 2 inch baking pan.

  2. Bake at 350ยบ for 20 to 30 minutes or until lightly browned.
  3. For filling: In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs until frothy. Stir in lemon juice and peel. Combine the sugar, flour, and baking powder. Stir into the egg mixture. Pour over crust. Sprinkle lavender over top.* Bake for 25 minutes or until set. Cool on a wire rack.

  4. Cut into bars and sprinkle with confectioners' sugar if desired.
Nutrition Facts
Lemon Lavender Bars
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 370 Calories from Fat 153
% Daily Value*
Fat 17g26%
Saturated Fat 10g63%
Cholesterol 95mg32%
Sodium 157mg7%
Potassium 87mg2%
Carbohydrates 51g17%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 33g37%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 550IU11%
Vitamin C 3.1mg4%
Calcium 31mg3%
Iron 1.4mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.