Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 8 mins

A lightly flavored lemon cookie.Perfect for tea.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Lightly grease cookie sheets,or line with parchment paper.
  3. Sift together flour and baking powder,set aside.
  4. Cream butter and sugar until fluffy.
  5. Beat in eggs,vanilla,lemon extract and lemon zest.
  6. Add dry ingredients.
  7. Drop by spoonfuls onto prepared cookie sheets,3" apart.
  8. Sprinkle with yellow sugar crystals.
  9. Bake 8-10 minutes,or until lightly browned.
  10. Cool on wire racks.
Most Helpful

I'm sorry but this didnt work out for me. I found that greasing the baking tray resulted in EXCESS butter for baking the cookies that ALREADY contained butter in them. I feel the quantity of butter used is too much, probably using less would help.

Charishma_Ramchandani June 04, 2002