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    You only need 7 ingredients to make these lemon bars. The lemon curd filling is extra thick and creamy and sits on an irresistible butter shortbread crust. Always bake lemon bars at a lower temperature to avoid over-baking. See recipe notes for important tips. They’re simply the best lemon bars and are perfect for picnics, bake sales, spring brunches, baby showers, and bridal showers.

    Ingredients

    • Ingredients Shortbread Crust 1 cup (230g; 2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted 1/2 cup (100g) granulated sugar 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups + 2 Tablespoons (265g) all-purpose flour Lemon Filling 2 cups (400g) granulated sugar 6 Tablespoons (48g) all-purpose flour 6 large eggs 1 cup (240ml) lemon juice (about 4 lemons)

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 19 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0.08%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0.05%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 1 mg 0.08%
    • Potassium: 6 mg 0.16%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.33%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 4 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.56%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
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