Chef John’s Incredibly Flavorful Lemon Squares

chef johns incredibly flavorful lemon squares

When it comes to videos, we love watching Chef John. He makes cooking look so much fun and with his laid back style, encourages us to not worry about getting every little detail exactly right. After we watched Chef John’s Incredibly Flavorful Lemon Bars, we made them immediately and they were so delicious, the entire batch was gone in an afternoon!

Be ready to receive loads of complements when you serve these delectable lemon squares. If you like handing out recipes, be sure to print of plenty of copies!

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  1. Chef John’s Incredibly Flavorful Lemon Squares


    For the shortbread crust:

    1 cup all-purpose flour

    1/2 cup room temp unsalted butter (1 stick)

    1/4 cup powdered sugar

    1/4 tsp vanilla

    1/4 tsp salt

    Bake crust at 350 degrees F. for 22 minutes

    For the lemon layer:

    2 large whole eggs

    1 large egg yolk

    1 cup white sugar

    2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

    1/4 cup fresh lemon juice

    1 tbsp grated lemon peel

    Bake at 350 degrees F. for 25 minutes

    Garnish with powdered sugar; or top with *meringue (the extra egg white whipped with 1 tablespoon of sugar) and brown with torch.

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