Citrus Stars

Makes 18
Prep 5 m
Bake 600 - 900 m
Bake 375/350 degrees F

Ingredients

Directions

  1. 1 of 1 Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Coat 13 x 9 x 2-inch baking pan with cooking spray.

Prepare crust:

  1. 1 of 2 Combine flour, oats, sugar, butter and almond extract in food processor. Pulse with off/on motion until mixture is well mixed and crumbly, for about 30 seconds. Press the mixture evenly over the bottom of the prepared baking pan.
  2. 2 of 2 Bake in 375 degrees F oven for 10 to 15 minutes or until lightly golden. Remove the pan with crust from the oven. Reduce the oven temperature to 350 degrees F.

Prepare topping:

  1. 1 of 4 Whisk together sugar, eggs, egg whites, lemon rind and juice and vanilla in a medium-size bowl until well blended.
  2. 2 of 4 Whisk together flour, baking powder and salt in second bowl. Whisk flour mixture into egg mixture until well blended. Pour evenly over crust in pan.
  3. 3 of 4 Bake in 350 degrees F oven 15 minutes. Transfer pan to wire rack to cool.
  4. 4 of 4 Cut into stars with 2-inch cookie cutter, or cut into squares. Dust with powdered sugar before serving.
Nutrition Information for Citrus Stars
Servings Per Recipe: 18
Per Serving: 65 mg sodium, 2 g pro., 125 kcal cal., 3 g sat. fat, 19 g carb., 34 mg chol., 5 g Fat, total, 0 g fiber