Lemon Cookies with a Lemon Glaze

stephanie sorbie

By
@seasickpeach

These are very tasty and light..I hope you enjoy.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
2
eggs
1/2 c
lemon juice
4 1/2 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
2 tsp
baking powder
1 c
shortening
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
buttermilk
1
fresh grated lemon rind
1 lb
powder sugar
2 Tbsp
evaporated milk
1/4 tsp
lemon exract
2 Tbsp
melted butter
rind and juice of a lemon
drops of boiling water to thin

Step-By-Step

1In a bowl cream together shortening and sugar.
2Add egg and beat until fluffy.
3Add lemon juice and grated rind.
4In a separate bowl, sift flour, baking powder and baking soda.
5Add above mixture with egg mixture,alternating with buttermilk.
6Place on greased cookie sheet and press slightly.
7Bake at 350 on a for 12-15 minutes or until slightly golden.
8Remove and let cool completely.
9In a bowl combine lemon juice, lemon rind, melted butter, evaporated milk, lemon extract and powder sugar and mix to form a glaze.
10Spread on cookies.

About this Recipe

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