Total Time
40mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 10 mins

Bite-sized buttery rich lemon cookies melt in your mouth. Having just one is almost impossible.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 400ºF.
  2. Crush lemon drops in food processor or blender.
  3. In large bowl, beat butter, 1/2 cup powdered sugar, the lemon peel and lemon extract with electric mixer on medium speed, or mix with spoon. Stir in flour, 1/4 cup of the crushed lemon drops and the salt.
  4. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake cookies 8 to 9 minutes or until set but not brown.
  6. Immediately remove from cookie sheet; roll in powdered sugar. Cool 10 minutes; roll in remaining crushed lemon drops.
  7. Cool completely on wire rack, about 30 minutes. Reroll in crushed lemon drops if desired.

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