Lemon Curd Bars

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 1/2 cups Pillsbury BEST™ All Purpose Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 (10 oz.) jars Dickinson's® Lemon Curd
  • 3/4 cup sweetened cocnut flakes
  • 1/2 cup chopped almonds
  • 1 tablespoon powdered sugar

Directions

  1. HEAT oven to 350°F. Beat butter and sugar in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until creamy. Add flour, baking soda and salt. Blend until mixture forms coarse crumbs. Pat 3/4 of mixture into bottom of ungreased 13 x 9-inch baking pan.
  2. BAKE 10 minutes. Remove from oven and cool slightly. Spread curd over baked layer. Add coconut and almonds to remaining crumb mixture; stir to mix. Sprinkle over curd.
  3. BAKE additional 25 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool slightly on wire rack. Dust with powdered sugar. Cut into squares.

Yield: 24 bars