Local Blueberry Crumb Bars

LOCAL BLUEBERRIES ARE HERE!

NOW! What do we do with them?!

Of course they are delicious in their own right but who doesn’t love a summertime pastry? These blueberry bars are super easy and quick and really tasty!

Ingredients:

BlueberryBars

  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • 1 stick cold salted butter (cubed)
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 pint blueberries
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • ⅛ cup lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch

BlueberryBars1  Mix the flour, baking powder, sugar and salt in a mixer with a paddle. Add the stick of butter and the egg. With your hand mix it all together until it becomes a crumble like texture! Press half of the mixture into a buttered baking dish!

Reserve the other half.

Blueberrybars2Next, toss your blueberries with the lime juice and the cornstarch and cover your pressed crust in your dish!

 

 

 

 

Blueberrybars3Add the rest of the crumble mixture atop of the tossed blueberries.

 

 

 

 

Blueberrybars4Blueberrybars5Pop this into a 375 degree oven for 40 minutes!

 

 

 

 

Serve and Enjoy!