ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END

Tropical Citrus Bars

Try bars with a tangy citrus twist, using both lemon and lime.

Error occured While adding it to favorites X
CLOSE
 (10) 5 Reviews
+

Share

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 5 min
  • Servings 36

2
cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1/2
cup powdered sugar
1/2
cup flaked coconut
1
cup butter or margarine, softened
4
eggs
2
cups granulated sugar
1/4
cup Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon baking powder
1
teaspoon grated lemon peel
2
tablespoons lemon juice
2
teaspoons grated lime peel
2
tablespoons lime juice
2
teaspoons powdered sugar

SAVE ON THIS RECIPE!

LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F (or 325°F for dark or nonstick pan). In large bowl, beat 2 cups flour, 1/2 cup powdered sugar, 1/4 cup of the coconut and the butter with electric mixer on low speed, or mix with spoon, until crumbly. Press in ungreased 13x9-inch pan. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until light golden brown.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in large bowl, beat remaining 1/4 cup coconut, eggs, granulated sugar, 1/4 cup flour, the baking powder, lemon peel, lemon juice, lime peel and lime juice with electric mixer on low speed, or mix with spoon. Pour over partially baked crust.
  • 3 Bake 20 to 25 minutes longer or until light golden brown. Run sharp knife around edges of pan to loosen bars. Cool completely, about 1 hour. Sprinkle with 2 teaspoons powdered sugar. For bars, cut into 6 rows by 6 rows.

EXPERT TIPS

Expert Tips

You'll need one lemon and one lime to get enough peel and juice.

Leftover citrus peel or juice? Store tighlty wrapped in the freezer for another recipe.

Get new recipe inspiration every week! Free Newsletters

View Full Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories
140
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
60mg
60%;
Total Carbohydrate
20g
20%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
13g
13%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

RATINGS & REVIEWS

Be the first to review this recipe!

© 2014 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Nutrition information is calculated at the time recipes are created. We do not include optional ingredients in our calculations.
Save Money on Your Favorite Brands
when you buy TWO 20 OZ. OR LARGER Original Bisquick® OR Bisquick Heart Smart® Baking Mix, OR 10.6 OZ. ...
when you buy TWO BOXES Betty Crocker® Create 'n' Bake Cookie Mix
when you buy TWO Betty Crocker® Ready to Spread Frosting, Supreme Brownie Mix, Dessert Bar Mix, SuperMoist® ...
See All Coupons
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END
close