Macadamia Nut Lime Squares
- 2 1/2 cups crushed sugar cookies
- 1/2 cup finely chopped macadamia nuts
- 6 Tbsp. butter, melted
- 1 3/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
- 3/4 tsp. baking powder
- 4 large eggs, lightly beaten
- 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
- 2 tsp. lime zest
Preheat oven to 350. Lightly grease a 13x9 baking pan.
In a medium bowl, combine cookie crumbs, nuts, and melted butter. Press firmly into bottom of prepared pan. Bake 12 mins. or until lightly browned.
In a medium bowl, combine sugar, flour and baking powder.
In a small bowl, whisk together eggs, lime juice, and zest; add to sugar mixture, whisking to combine. Pour over hot baked crust, and bake 20 mins. or until center is set.