Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe with Lemon Juice

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If you are looking for an easy lemon blondies recipe, this one is a keeper! Full of lemon flavor, these lemon blondies are an unforgettable sweet treat.

I have to admit. I enjoy lemon blondies all year long. Most of my friends say that I am crazy because they are a spring and summer dessert. However, lemon is good all year round so you will often find me making these for winter and for the fall holidays!

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Is that wrong? Do you only make lemon desserts in the summer or spring? I know the kids ask for it all year long and it’s a dessert that can be made for any holiday, so making it a year round dessert doesn’t seem so bad.

If I get a hankering for something, I don’t wait until it’s the right season. So why not enjoy these delicious lemon blondies any time of the year?

The best part about this Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe, is that it’s super easy to make. It only takes a few minutes to put together and in the oven, for 25 minutes it goes.

Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe

Looks delicious right! The secret ingredient is lemon juice! It adds a bit of extra lemon flavoring to the bars.

We prefer a powdered sugar topping on our lemon blondies. I know there is a glaze you can make to put on them, but I don’t make the glaze very often. Either way, you can top this Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe with anything you prefer.

More dessert & cookie recipes we like to indulge in:

Ready to make these easy lemon blondies? I know I will be after writing this post!

Ingredients:

  • 1 c of flour
  • ¾ cup of sugar
  • 2 room temperature eggs
  • ½ c of melted butter
  • 1 teaspoon of baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons of fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon of lemon extract

Directions:

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. While that is preheating, line an 8×8 baking dish with parchment paper and lightly butter it.

In a mixing bowl, combine the sugar, lemon juice, and melted butter. Mix until smooth.

Then, add the eggs and mix them in. You will want to be sure they are thoroughly mixed in.

Next, add the flour and baking powder. Mix for about a minute. Then, add the lemon extract and mix it in.

Pour the lemon blondie batter into the 8×8 pan and smooth it out with a spatula to make it even.

Bake the lemon blondie batter for 25 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

Dust with powdered sugar when cool. Cut into 3” squares and serve!

Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe with Lemon Juice

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Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe with Lemon Juice

Easy Lemon Blondies Recipe

If you are looking for an easy lemon blondies recipe, this one is a keeper! Full of lemon flavor, these lemon blondies are an unforgettable sweet treat.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Dessert

Ingredients
  

  • 1 c flour
  • ¾ c sugar
  • 2 room temperature eggs
  • ½  c melted butter
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp lemon extract

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Line an 8×8 baking dish with parchment paper and lightly butter it.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine sugar, lemon juice, and melted butter. Mix until smooth.
  • Add the eggs and mix. You will want to be sure they are thoroughly mixed in.
  • Add the flour and baking powder. Mix for 1 minute. Then, add the lemon extract and mix it in.
  • Pour the batter into the 8×8 pan and smooth it out with a spatula to make it even.
  • Bake the lemon blondie batter for 25 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  • Dust with powdered sugar when cool. Cut into 3” squares and serve!
Keyword cookies, dessert

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