Recipes
Lemon Squares
Crystal Palace Restaurant
Magic Kingdom

Yield: 12 servings

Dough:
1/2 cup softened butter
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1 egg
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon salt

Cream butter and sugar together, slowly adding the egg, then the flour and salt together. Press into the bottom of a sprayed sheet pan. Bake for 15 minutes at 350°. Remove from oven and cool slightly.

Filling
½ Egg yolk
2 cups granulated sugar
2 tablespoons lemon rind
1 cup lemon juice
1 cup butter
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking powder

Combine all ingredients and pour over the dough, placing in a 350° oven for 25 minutes. Remove and cool. Cut into diamond shapes when finished.