Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies With Lemon IcingFrom alliesev 6 years ago
- 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, at room temperature shopping list
- 1 cup granulated sugar shopping list
- 2 large egg yolks shopping list
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract shopping list
- 2 teaspoons grated lemon rind (about 2 lemons) shopping list
- 2 tablespoons poppy seeds shopping list
- 1/2 cup sour cream shopping list
- 2 cups all-purpose flour shopping list
- 2 teaspoons baking powder shopping list
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda shopping list
- 1/4 teaspoon salt shopping list
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- 1 cup confectioners' sugar shopping list
- 1 tablespoon butter, at room temperature shopping list
- 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice (1/2 lemon) shopping list
How to make it
- Heat oven to 350 degrees F (175 C).
- In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar until smooth. Add egg yolks; then add vanilla and blend. Add rind, poppy seeds (optional), and sour cream.
- In a separate bowl, mix flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Add to creamed mixture. (Dough will be sticky.)
- Scoop 2 level tablespoons of dough and roll to form each cookie. Drop onto ungreased cookie sheets, spacing 2 inches apart.
- Bake until cookies are lightly browned, about 18 minutes. Using a spatula, transfer cookies to a rack and let cool before icing.
- For icing: Place sugar in a bowl. Whisk in butter and lemon juice until smooth. Drizzle icing over tops of cooled cookies, and let icing harden before serving. Makes about 20 cookies.
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Yum, these sound faublous and very different. I like the idea of the grapefruit peel. Great post. You have my 5.chefmeow in Garland loved it
great cookie recipe thanksmomo_55grandma in Mountianview loved it
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