Very Tangy Lime (Or Lemon) Bars
85 mins (prep 30, cooking 55)
9 ingredients
16 servings
This recipe is out of a cookbook called "Pure Dessert" by Alice Medrich. The emphasis is on "pure flavor," or, in this case, "pure lime" (a half cup mind you). Yum. The crust is buttery, delicious, crunchiness, underneath it all.

Categories:  number-of-servings , <-4-hours , vegetarian , bar-cookie , cookie-and-brownie , time-to-make , for-large-groups , dessert ,
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Serving Size (46.73 g)
Servings 16
Amount per Serving
Calories 172.14 Calories from Fat 55.08
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6.12g 150.68%
Saturated Fat 3.82g 305.46%
Trans Fat 0.24g %
Cholesterol 15.9mg 84.8%
Sodium 37.67mg 25.11%
Total Carbohydrate 29.01g 154.73%
Dietary Fiber 0.36 g 22.89%
Sugars 20.54 g %
Protein 1.19g 38.08%
Vitamin A 185.7IU% Vitamin C 3.55mg%
Calcium 4.67mg% Iron 0.51mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
pure vanilla extract, large eggs