• prep: 30 min
  • cook: 14 min
  • total: 44 min
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  • Summary

    Hot from the oven, these melt-in-your mouth cookies are tossed in a mixture of crystallized lemon and powdered sugar for the best, most intense lemon flavor ever!

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour
    • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
    • 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
    • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
    • Zest of 1 lemon (about 1 teaspoon fine zest)
    • Juice of 1 lemon (about 2 tablespoons)
    • 1 large egg yolk
    • 1/2 teaspoon lemon extract
    • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
    • 5 or 6 (0.8g) packages True Lemon crystals (see note below)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 48
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 69 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 3 g 4%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 7.78%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 10 mg 3.41%
    • Sodium: 21 mg 0.88%
    • Calcium: 6 mg 0.61%
    • Potassium: 8 mg 0.22%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.4%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 11 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.57%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.8%
    • Vitamin C 0.52%
    • Vitamin D 0.38%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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