Ricotta Cheese Cookies

3
Angela Pietrantonio

By
@mrsjoepie

These little gems are so good! I make them every once in a while at my hubby's request! Very simple to do!
Recipe from ~ Italian Food Forever

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 Dozen
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 stick
    of butter at room temperature
  • 2 c
    of sugar
  • 1
    (15 oz) container of full fat ricotta cheese
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2
    eggs, lightly beaten
  • ·
    dash of salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    finely chopped lemon zest
  • 4 c
    all-purpose flour
  • GLAZE

  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • ·
    lemon juice
  • ·
    colored sprinkles

How to Make Ricotta Cheese Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
    Mix all the ingredients together until combined. (The dough will be moist.)
    Drop by a teaspoon onto a lightly greased cookie sheet.
    Bake for about 10 minutes until firm, turning the tray around halfway. (The cookies will be golden on the bottom, but will remain white on top.)
  2. Mix in enough lemon juice with the powdered sugar to make a glaze that can be brushed on.
    Lightly coat the tops of each cookie with the glaze and sprinkle with the colored sprinkles.
    Let dry fully before storing.

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About Ricotta Cheese Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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