For the Bottom:
Mix together flour and powdered sugar. Cut in the butter or margarine until crumbly and the mixture clings together. Spread the dough in and 8x8-inch pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 20-25 minutes or until lightly browned. While the crust is baking prepare the topping layer.
For the Topping:
In a mixing bowl, slightly beat the eggs. Add the lime juice, zest, sugar, flour, and food coloring. Mix well and pour the mixture over the hot baked crust. Bake for 20-25 minutes at 325 degrees. Remove from the oven and sprinkle with powdered sugar. Cool and cut into small squares.
Yield: 8 to 12 servings
Note: Recipe can be doubled and made in a 9 x 13-inch baking dish.
Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 50 minutes
Thanks to Kathy Blackford for this tasty recipe!