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Lemon Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Lemon cookies recipe? Learn how to make Lemon cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by paparotsy

Makes 40 servings



A delicious, melt in your mouth lemon cookie. Highly addictive!! Enjoy

Recipe Ingredients for Lemon cookies

1 cup All-Purpose Flour
16 serving Pure Cane Sugar
8 tbsp Unsalted Butter
1 large Egg, Whole
1 lemon yields Lemon Juice
0.5 cup Confectioners Sugar

Recipe Directions for Lemon cookies

Preheat oven to 350. Cream together 1 stick, softened, unsalted butter, and 1 cup of granulated sugar. Add egg and 1 tsp. vanilla extract. Add the zest and juice of 1 lemon. Sift together 1 - 1/2 c. flour, t/4 tsp. salt, 1/4 tsp. baking powder, 1/8 tsp. baking soda. Add to butter mixture until just moistened. Don't over mix. Take rounded tsp. of dough, roll in confectioners sugar and place on cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake for about 9 to 11 minutes, till the bottom of the cookies are just barely turning brown and the tops are a matte finish. Remove from oven and cool on a rack for 3 minutes before removing from the cookie sheet.
Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 11.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
44
Calories from Fat
21
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.3g
4%
Saturated Fat
1.4g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
11mg
4%
Sodium
2mg
0%
Potassium
3mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
5.4g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Sugars
3.1g
Protein
0.5g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 0% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
92% confidence
D
  Good points
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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