Lemon Cookies Recipe

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Lemon Cookies

Debbie Berman

By
@debokla

Found this recipe online but have not tried it. Look forward to making and sharing it!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4 dozen
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

3/4 c
butter, room temperature
1/3 c
powdered sugar
1 tsp
lemon zest, grated
1 Tbsp
lemon juice, fresh
1 1/4 c
flour
1/2 c
cornstarch

FROSTING

1/4 c
butter, room temperature
1 tsp
lemon zest, grated
1 tsp
lemon juice, fresh
3/4 c
powdered sugar

Step-By-Step

1In large bowl, low speed, beat butter until creamy. Add powder sugar; mix until light and fluffy. Add lemon zest and lemon juice; beat well. Ad flour and cornstarch into butter mixture and mix well until well combined.
2Divide dough in half and shape each half into 8" x 1" rolls. Wrap each individual roll in plastic wrap. Refrigerate until firm, approximately 1 to 2 hours.
3Using a sharp knife, cut each roll into 1/4 inch slices. Place slices onto cookie sheet, 2 inches apart.
4Bake 8-12 minutes or until bottoms are light brown, tops should not brown. Remove from oven, carefully remove from baking sheet, cool on wire rack.
5When cool, spread Lemon Frosting onto top of cookies.
6Frosting:
In medium bowl, combine all until well mixed.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American