Lemon Bars- Paleo, Gluten Free

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I put my little boy to his nap and wondered… what should I make today?

I realised that baking is a kinda of rest for me. I’m find it hard to rest while he rest. But look forward to just time by myself in the kitchen, placing random ingredients in a food processor and see what comes out. It’s also pretty cool, to have Asher wake from his nap and point to the kitchen bench. Often saying “there there” meaning that he wants a bite.

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This was one of those times. The result was more of a slice than cake. Mini bites with a burst of lemon citrus flavour to it. A easy, quick recipe to have at the back of my head.

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Lemon Bars

1/4 cup of Almond Meal

1/4 cup of Arrowroot flour

1/4 cup of Coconut Flour

3 eggs

3 tablespoons of Coconut oil

1 tsp of Vanilla

1 tablespoon of honey or rice malt syrup

1/4 tsp of bicarb soda

1/2 tsp of baking powder

1/2 lemon juiced

1 lemon zest

Glaze: 2 tablespoons of coconut butter, 1 tsp of honey and squeeze of lemon juice.

Combine everything in a food processor. Spoon into lined 9 by 9 tray or baking tin. Bake for 25 -30 minutes.

To make the glaze: whisk it in bowl and warm in a microwave for 1 minute. Spoon on cooled lemon bars.



  1. cheryl says:

    hi Daphne,

    can this be made entirely from almond meal, without the arrowroot flour and coconut flour?

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