Lemon Ice Box Bars
- 7 sheets graham cracker squares, finely crushed
- 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
- 1 tablespoon, packed Imperial Sugar Dark Brown Sugar
- 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
- 14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
- Zest from 1 lemon
- 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
- 2 teaspoons (1 envelope) powdered gelatin
- 3 tablespoons boiling water
- Line an 8-inch square with aluminum foil and lightly spray with cooking spray. Set aside.
- In a medium bowl combine crushed graham crackers, melted butter and brown sugar. Stir together with fork. Press firmly into the bottom of lined pan. Transfer to refrigerator to chill.
- Into stand mixer add cream cheese and condensed milk. Beat on high until smooth and creamy. Add lemon zest and lemon juice. Mix until combined.
- In a ramekin (or small bowl) add gelatin and boiling water. Whisk until completely dissolved.
- Stir gelatin into the cream cheese mixture until well combined.
- Pour filling over crust. Refrigerate overnight OR until filling is firm.
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Recipe developed for Imperial Sugar by Paula Jones @bellalimento.