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Luscious Lemon Squares

16 Squares 9-18 minutes
Luscious Lemon Squares


⅓ cup butter, softened

1 cup sugar, divided

1 cup all-purpose flour

Dash salt

2 eggs, beaten

3 tablespoons all-purpose flour

½ teaspoon baking powder

2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

1 tablespoon grated lemon zest

Powdered sugar


In a small mixing bowl, beat butter and ¼ cup sugar until well blended.

Mix in 1 cup flour and salt until mixture is crumbly.

Press mixture onto bottom of an 8-inch square baking dish.

Place dish on non-stick metal tray.

Cook for 7 minutes according to your Advantium model's cooking settings.

Cool slightly.

Combine remaining sugar, eggs, 3 tablespoons flour, baking powder, lemon juice and lemon zest; spread over crust.

Return dish to oven.

Cook according to your Advantium model's cooking settings or until set.

Cool completely and sprinkle with powdered sugar.

Cut into squares.

Cooking Settings:

Tray Type:
120 Over the Range
U=Med L=Hi
18 minutes
Metal Tray
120 Wall Oven
U=Med Lo L=Lo Hi
16 minutes
Metal Tray
240 Over the Range
U=5 M=3 L=4
9 minutes
Metal Tray
240 Wall Oven
U=5 M=3 L=4
9 minutes
Metal Tray
240 Wall Oven with Convection
U=3 M=1 L=10 C=8
13 minutes
Metal Tray

Chef's Notes:

After removing the lemon zest, squeeze the lemon for the juice needed in this recipe. The fresh lemon juice gives the squares a superior flavor.