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This just in… January 29, 2008

Filed under: cookies — mominy @ 7:20 pm

The BEST Lemon Cookies of all time!

I made these tonight also just for Betty!

2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 sticks (3/4 cup) unsalted butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1 large egg
1 lemon

 Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
 Whisk together flour, baking powder, and salt in a small bowl.
 Beat together butter and sugar in a large bowl with an electric mixer at medium-high speed until pale and fluffy, about 6 minutes.
 Beat in egg and zest from one lemon. Add juice of 1/2 of same lemon.
 Drop by teaspoon into granulated sugar and roll into balls.
 Place cookies 2 inches apart on baking sheet.
 Bake 12 minutes.
Dust with powdered sugar.


One Response to “This just in…”

  1. mominy Says:

    I luved lemon before but you have taken it to a whole new level! Megie

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