Lemon Coconut Crumble Bars 2.0

Chewy gooey lemon coconut crumble bars are the perfect cross of a crumbly shortbread coconut cookie crust with a sweet honey lemon curd filling!

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Lemon Coconut Crumble Bars 2.0


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  • 13/4 cup oat flour
  • 1/4 cup almond flour
  • 1/4 cup coconut flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes (just for the top)


  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 large egg
  • 3 large egg yolks
  • 2/3 cup honey
  • pinch of coarse salt
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces



  • In a saucepan whisk together the lemon juice, egg and yolks, honey, and salt.
  • Drop in the butter while whisking constantly over medium to medium-high heat.
  • As the butter begins to melt, switch to a silicone spatula and continue stirring, scraping the sides and bottom of the pan as the mixture begins to thicken.
  • When it comes to a gentle bubble, stir for a few seconds more, then remove from the heat.
  • Push the curd through a strainer, pressing down with the back of your silicone spatula to get as much through as possible. You’ll just be left with a few small lumps of cooked egg.
  • Chill until cold, as it will thicken much more.


  • Preheat the oven to 350. Line a 9×9 pan with parchment.
  • In a small bowl combine all of the crust ingredients except for the coconut flake.
  • Once you reach a packable sand mixture dump 1/2 to 2/3 of the mixture into the pan.
  • Bake for 6-8 minutes or until the edge turns ever so highly golden.
  • Add the coconut flakes to the leftover crust mixture.
  • Pull out the pre-baked crust, add about 1/3 to 1/2 cup of the chilled lemon curd to the crust, and then the crumble on top.
  • Bake for another 8-10 minutes or until the crumble is golden brown.
  • Let the bars cool completely before chilling in the fridge for at least 2 hours before cutting. Enjoy!

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