Sunday, August 22, 2010

Lemon Lover's Cookie Recipe


Lemon Lover Cookies? Well, I'm a lemon lover!

Of course I HAD to try them! Well...ya sure you  betcha...{Minnesota slang} they were good and FULL of lemon flavor. Rich, buttery, lemon goodness. Any lemon lover would LOVE these cookies. I made a batch and brought some over too a couple friends of mine. Don't worry..I left some for my hubby...I don't want any complaining! Those were gone in a flash.


Lemon Lover's Cookies
{Taste of Home}

3/4 c. butter,softened
3 Tbsp. sugar
2 tsp. lemon juice
1 1/4 c. flour
1/2 c. cornstarch
1 tsp. grated lemon peel

Cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Beat in lemon juice. Combine the flour, cornstarch, and lemon peel and gradually add to the creamed mixture. Shape into  a 1/1/2 ' roll, wrap in plastic and refrigerate 1 hour or until firm. Cut into 1/4" slices and bake on ungreased baking sheets for 8-10 min. at 350. Cool completely. Frost.

Frosting:
1/4 c. butter, softened
1 c. powdered sugar
2 tsp. lemon juice
1 tsp. grated lemon peel



5 comments:

Moogie said...

Hi... I'm your newest follower. Love this cookie recipe!

Louanne said...

Hi Laurie! Thanks for stopping by my blog - I'm happy to have found your wonderful recipes, especially these lemon cookies.

katerina said...

Hi Laurie! thanks for stopping by. My husband would love these cookies. he likes so much lemon flavor in his sweets. I am following you.

melchert said...

I love the looks of these. Did you really use all that butter? How can we make it low cal?

Anonymous said...

Can I freeze the dough roll and then thaw and bake?