Italian "S" Cookies

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Serves: 5 dozen
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Ingredients

2 c all purpose flour
2 eggs
1 stick butter, room temperature
1/2 c sugar
3 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp lemon extract
GLAZE
1 1/2 c powdered sugar
1 tsp lemon extract
3 to 4 Tbsp milk

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denise hagar Recipe
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Niagara Falls, NY (pop. 50,193)
grandmaX2
Member Since Feb 2011
denise's notes for this recipe:
Melt in your mouth cookie with a light lemon flavor. reciepe can easily be doubled for a cookie exchange.
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Directions

1
Combine softened butter and sugar till light and fluffy
2
Add eggs one at time, mixing well after each egg.
3
Add lemon extract
4
Combine flour and baking powder. Add to butter mixture and mix well.
5
Pinch about an 1 inch of dough and between your hands roll dough into a 3 inch log. Shape into an S
6
Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 350' for 7 to 8 minutes. Cool on wire rack.
7
Make a simple glaze with powdered sugar, lemon extract and milk. Dip top of cookies in glaze and let dry on rack.

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user denise hagar grandmaX2 - Mar 10, 2011
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user Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin Joannebl - Mar 10, 2011
Denise, these sound great. I think I will add them to my Christmas Cookie list. Thanks.
user denise hagar grandmaX2 - Mar 11, 2011
They are also great for easter, put a little food coloring in the glaze, very pretty.
user Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin Joannebl - Mar 11, 2011
Great idea.....thanks!
user Annamaria Settanni McDonald ArtByASM - Mar 13, 2011
Thank you, I was looking for the "S" cookie recipe for years. I grew up on these but didn't ever get the recipe.

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