LEMON SUGAR COOKIES RECIPE

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Ingredients

▢3/4 cup butter, softened ▢1 cup sugar ▢2 eggs ▢1 1/2 tsp lemon juice ▢1 Tbsp lemon zest ▢2 1/2 cups all purpose flour ▢1 tsp baking powder ▢1/2 tsp salt Lemon Frosting ▢1/2 cup butter, softened ▢4 cups powdered sugar ▢1 dash salt ▢1 Tbsp lemon zest ▢2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice ▢1-2 Tbsp milk, if needed

Instructions Step - 1

Preheat the oven to 350°F. Cream butter and sugar in a large mixing bowl. Beat in eggs, lemon juice, and lemon zest till well combined.

step - 2

Stir in flour, baking powder, and salt. Roll dough into tablespoon-sized balls and place on lightly greased cookie sheets. Flatten with a glass dipped in sugar.

step - 3

Bake for 9-10 minutes, or till barely light brown on the bottom. Let sit for 3-4 minutes on the pan, then remove to cooling racks.

step - 4

Cool cookies completely, then frost. I piped frosting on with a 1M star tip. Lemon Frosting

step - 5

Beat together butter, powdered sugar, salt, lemon zest, and lemon juice till creamy, adding milk if needed. If you are piping the frosting, it needs to be thick. If you are just spreading it on, you can add more liquid.

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