Lemon Sugar Cookies

Lemon Sugar Cookies

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Cynthia Beeler


I have no clue where I got this recipe, but it turns out great every time I make it! I had only a toaster oven for one Ostara, so the recipe has been tested for the "smaller" kitchens, too.


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12 cookies
10 Min
10 Min


  • 1 stick
    butter, softened
  • 3/4 c
  • 1
  • 1/2 tsp
    lemon extract
  • 2 tsp
    grated lemon zest
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 1/4 c
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking powder

How to Make Lemon Sugar Cookies


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Beat butter in a large bowl with an electric mixer set at medium speed until fluffy, about 1 minute.
  3. Gradually add sugar and beat until well mixed, about 1 minute.
  4. In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, and baking powder. Add to sugar mixture.
  5. Beat until smooth, about 2 minutes.
  6. Drop teaspoonfuls of dough one inch apart on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake 10 minutes, or until lightly browned.

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About Lemon Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #ostara

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