Delightful Raspberry Lemon Bars

Indulge in the exquisite blend of flavors with our Delightful Raspberry Lemon Bars. This recipe effortlessly combines the zesty brightness of lemons with the sweet tartness of raspberries, resulting in a treat that’s a true delight for the senses.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup fresh raspberries
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • Powdered sugar for dusting

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and grease a 9×9-inch baking pan.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine the flour, powdered sugar, and softened butter. Press this mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan to create an even crust.
  3. Gently distribute the fresh raspberries over the crust.
  4. In another bowl, whisk together the eggs, granulated sugar, baking powder, lemon juice, and lemon zest until well combined.
  5. Pour the lemon mixture over the raspberries, ensuring even coverage.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 25-30 minutes or until the edges are golden brown and the center is set.
  7. Allow the bars to cool completely in the pan on a wire rack.
  8. Once cooled, dust the bars with powdered sugar and cut into squares.
  9. Serve and enjoy the harmonious symphony of raspberry and lemon flavors!

Prep time: 15 minutes

Yield: 16 bars

Delightful Raspberry Lemon Bars are a perfect balance between the tanginess of fresh lemons and the natural sweetness of raspberries. The buttery crust provides a satisfying foundation, while the vibrant filling adds a burst of fruity flavors.

Nutrition information: Calories per serving – 180, Total Fat – 8g, Sodium – 50mg, Total Carbohydrates – 26g, Sugars – 18g

Indulge in these delightful bars whenever you’re craving a refreshing and vibrant dessert that’s as visually appealing as it is delicious. Share these bars with loved ones, or savor them on your own – they’re guaranteed to brighten up your day with their delightful blend of raspberry and lemon goodness.