Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze

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Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze – your family will enjoy these cake-like bars with a slightly sweet lemon glaze.

Pumpkin isn’t the only reason to get excited for the Fall season. The beautiful persimmon fruit typically starts hitting the grocery shelves in early October. And boy does that make me excited!

I wanted to share my Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze recipe with you before the Persimmon season is over.  My entire family loves these cake-like bars and it’s unusual for them to last for more than a day or two.

The persimmons, nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves combine for a wonderful Fall/Winter treat.  Trust me, you will have a difficult time stopping with just one.

Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze | A Reinvented Mom

I have adapted my recipe from Persimmon Bars at All Recipes by reducing the sugar, raisins, cloves and salt; added vanilla; swapped coconut oil for vegetable oil.


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Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze

Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze - your family will enjoy these cake-like bars with a slightly sweet lemon glaze.

Course Baked Goods, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword persimmon bars, persimmon bars with lemon glaze, recipes using persimmons
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 332 kcal
Author Lori @




  • 1 cup confectioner's sugar
  • 2 tbsp. lemon juice



  1. Preheat oven to 350. Lightly grease a 10 x 15 jelly roll pan.
  2. In a small bowl, mix the persimmon pulp and the baking soda. Set aside.
  3. Using a new small bowl, mix the beaten egg, sugar, coconut oil, vanilla and raisins.
  4. Using a large bowl, add the flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and salt; stir to mix.
  5. Give the persimmon mixture a quick stir and add to the flour mixture. Add the egg mixture to the flour mixture and stir to combine. Add walnuts if using, and stir again.
  6. Pour batter into prepared pan and bake in preheated oven until gold brown and toothpick comes out clean. Allow bars to cool for 15-30 minutes before topping with glaze.


  1. Combine the confectioner's sugar with lemon juice & stir until sugar is dissolved. Spread glaze over slightly cooled bars.


  • Recipe adapted from All Recipes.
  • Nutrition Disclaimer: All information presented on this site is intended for informational purposes and should only be used as a general guideline.
Nutrition Facts
Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze
Amount Per Serving
Calories 332 Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16g 25%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Cholesterol 13mg 4%
Sodium 239mg 10%
Potassium 175mg 5%
Total Carbohydrates 46g 15%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 21g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 0.4%
Vitamin C 17.5%
Calcium 2.5%
Iron 9.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.




  1. How yummy! Thank you so much for linking up at Tasty Tuesday! Your recipe has been pinned to the Tasty Tuesday Pinterest board! Please join us again this week!

  2. Barb @ A Life in Balance says:

    Thank you for posting to Motivation Monday!

  3. I’ve never had persimmons. I’ll have to find some and try your recipe out. Thanks for linking to Show Me Saturday.

  4. Diane Balch says:

    Now you have me interested in persimmon. I will have to see if my green grocery has them. Thanks for sharing this with us on Weekend Bites. Pinned.

  5. What a wonderful treat for the holidays, we will love your Persimmon Bars with Lemon Glaze. Thanks so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and hope you have a great week.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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