Lemon Tea Cookies With Lemon Curd Filling

READY IN: 1hr 18mins
Recipe by PAUL P.

The perfect cookies for a lazy summer day or a cold winter day when you wish it was summer...

Top Review by liquidnight_13

What a great cookie! A great recipe to help use up leftover homemade lemon curd! The cookie dough is not too sweet so it does not distract from the lemon curd filling. I added a TBSP of curd to the dough while mixing for a fresh lemon scent & flavor in the cookie itself.. a perfect cookie.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large bowl, beat butter, 1/3 cup powdered sugar and the vanilla with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Stir in flour until dough forms. Cover; refrigerate 30 minutes for easier handling.
  2. Heat oven to 350°F Shape dough into 1-inch balls. On ungreased cookie sheets, place balls 2 inches apart. Press thumb into center of each ball to make indentation.
  3. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light golden brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  4. Fill cookies with lemon curd. Sprinkle powdered sugar over cookies.

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