Lemon Coconut Bites

“The tangy lemon flavour of this layered bar dessert is especially delicious on a warm day. It takes me back to selling lemonade on the sidewalk as a little girl.” —Donna Biddle, Elmira, New York

Lemon Coconut BitesPhoto: Taste of Home
Servings Prep Time Cook Time
4dozen 25minutes 20minutes + cooling
Servings Prep Time
4dozen 25minutes
Cook Time
20minutes + cooling
Portions: dozen
Portions: dozen
  1. In a small bowl, combine flour and confectioners' sugar; cut in the butter until crumbly. Press into a lightly greased 13x9-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 15 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, in another small bowl, beat the eggs, sugar, lemon juice and baking powder until combined. Pour over crust; sprinkle with coconut.
  3. Bake at 350° until golden brown, 20-25 minutes. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into bars.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
1 bar: 82 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 25mg cholesterol, 46mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 0 fibre), 1g protein.