Cashew Lemon Shortbread Cookies
1/2 croasted salted cashews
1 cbutter softened (2 sticks)
2 tsplemon extract
2 call purpose flour
·additional sugar for sprinkling
How to Make Cashew Lemon Shortbread Cookies
- Preheat oven to 325 degrees
- Place cashews in a food processor and process until finely ground.
- Add butter, sugar, lemon extract, and vanilla. Process until well blended.
- Add flour,1 cup at a time, pulsing until dough is well blended and begins to form a ball.
- Refrigerate 1 hour or up to 2 weeks.
- Shape dough into 1 1/2 in balls and roll in additional sugar.
- Place 2 inches apart on parchment lined or ungreased cookie sheets
- Wet the bottom of a glass and dip into sugar then flatten dough balls with the glass.
- Bake at 325 degrees for 17 to 19 minutes till slightly brown on the edges.
- just an fyi... you can make this recipe with a regular mixer as long as the cashews are pulverized.