litha lemon herb cookies

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By Linda Rupp
from Farmington, TN

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

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serves 4 to 6
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For litha lemon herb cookies

  • 1 c
    butter
  • 2 c
    white sugar - divided
  • 2 lg
    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

How To Make litha lemon herb cookies

  • 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.
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