Litha Lemon Herb Cookies Recipe

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Litha Lemon Herb Cookies

Linda Rupp

By
@herby

Great with a Fruit Salad N sun tea for summer !!!


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Serves:

4 to 6

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter
2 c
white sugar - divided
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
2 tsp
baking powder
1/3 c
fresh lemon grass, lemon balm, lemon basil
2 1/2 c
a. p. flour

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream the butter and 1-3/4 cups sugar. Add the eggs and vanilla. Beat well. Combine the flour, baking powder, salt, and herbs. Add to the creamed mixture and mix. Drop dough by teaspoonfuls, 3 inches apart, on a greased cookie sheet. Flatten slightly with a fork or cup bottom. Sprinkle lightly with the remaining sugar. Bake at 350 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes or until barely browned. Cool slightly, then remove to a rack.
2
The total amount of herbs used is 1/3 cup. Use any lemon combo you like. Mints and a bit of rosemary chopped would also be good in this too.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #lemon, #Summer, #herbs, #litha