A colleague made these squares for a staff party recently. I was surprised when she told me where the recipe was from – the Peanuts Cookbook! So delicious, thank you Lucy. So easy, even Snoopy could make them.
- 1 cup flour
- 1/2 cup butter
- 1/4 cup powdered sugar
- 2 eggs
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 2 1/2 tblsp. fresh lemon juice
- dash of salt
Sift flour and powdered sugar into bowl. Blend in butter with clean fingertips till well mixed. Pat evenly into the bottom of an 8×8 inch baking pan. Bake for 20 minutes at 350 degrees.
Meanwhile, beat the eggs, granulated sugar, baking powder, lemon juice and salt togeher. Pour over baked crust and return to oven.
Bake for an additional 20-25 minutes.
Cool on rack. Cut in squares. Sprinkle with sifted powdered sugar.