Ginger Lemon Bars

Ginger Lemon Bars
Makes 12-15 bars

Crust Ingredients:

One box Simple Mills Pancake & Waffle Mix  (reserving 3 tablespoons of mix for the filling)
1/2 cup melted ghee
1/3 cup crystallized ginger, finely chopped
¼ cup coconut sugar
1/2 tsp. ground ginger
Zest of ½ lemon (zest the entire lemon – use half in the crust and reserve half for the filling)

 

Preheat oven to 350°. Mix all crust ingredients in a 7 x 9 glass baking pan and press firmly into pan with the back of a spoon. Bake for 15 minutes. Remove from oven and set aside.

 

Filling Ingredients:

3 TBSP Simple Mills Pancake & Waffle Mix
3 eggs
1/3 cup honey
1 whole lemon, juiced
Zest of ½ lemon (reserved from zest for crust)

 

While crust is baking, whisk all filling ingredients together until well blended, and pour over the baked crust. Place in the oven and bake for 20 minutes. Remove from oven. Cool. Refrigerate for several hours before cutting into bars and serving.

 

Optional: Drizzle lemon bars with melted Simple Mills Organic Vanilla Frosting.