FlavorMakerIcon
Get a taste of something new: our Flavor Maker app! (iOS Only)
Download_on_the_App_Store_Badge_US-UK_RGB_wht_092917
Lemon Thyme Bars
dessert

Lemon Thyme Bars

(2.0 Average )
This three-layer bar makes a satisfying and sweet dessert. The buttery, thyme-speckled crust is a perfect foundation for a zesty lemon filling.
  • 15m

    prep time

  • 45m

    Cook Time

  • 172

    Calories

  • 12

    Ingredients

SET UP YOUR
FLAVOR PROFILE

Find just-for-you recipes, save favorites and more when you customize your Flavor Profile.

Sign Up Now

Bring Home Pure Flavor

Elevate your favorite recipes with these pantry essentials.

Shop Now

Ingredients

24

(1 bar)

Servings

Crust

  • 2 cups flour
  • 2/3 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons McCormick® Thyme Leaves
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) cold butter, cut into pieces

Lemon Filling

  • 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar
  • 3 tablespoons flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon McCormick® Ginger, Ground
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 3 eggs, beaten
  • 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F. For the Crust, mix flour, confectioners' sugar, thyme and salt in large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resemble coarse crumbs. Reserve 1/3 of crumb mixture (about 1 cup). Pat remaining crumb mixture into greased foil-lined 13x9-inch baking pan. Bake 15 to 18 minutes or until crust is lightly browned. Remove from oven.

  • For the Filling, mix granulated sugar, flour, ginger and baking powder in large bowl. Add lemon juice, eggs and lemon peel; whisk until blended. Pour lemon filling over warm baked crust. Sprinkle reserved crumb mixture over top.

  • Bake 20 to 25 minutes longer or until filling is set and golden. Cool in pan on wire rack.

  • Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar or drizzle with Lemon Glaze, if desired. Cut into bars to serve.

Nutrition information (per Serving)

Ratings & Reviews

What do you think?

Your Comment

All Reviews (0)

(0.0 Average)

SET UP YOUR FLAVOR PROFILE

Find just-for-you recipes, save favorites and more when you customize your Flavor Profile.