Holiday scrapbook: lemon cut-out cookies

4 servings
20 min
25 min
Very Easy


- 1/2 cup butter

- 1 1/2 cup sugar

- 1 egg

- 2 3/4 cup flour

- 1 tsp baking powder

- 1/2 tsp soda

- 1/4 tsp salt

- 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice

- Colored sugars or icing


Step 1

In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter and sugar; beat in egg. Stir together dry ingredients; add alternately with lemon juice to creamed mixture.

Step 2

Mix well. Chill overnight. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. On well-floured surface, roll out 1/3 of dough into 1/8" thickness. Cut out shapes with floured cutters.

Step 3

Sprinkle with colored sugars, if desired. Place 1" apart on greased baking sheets. Bake 6-8 minutes or until edges are lightly-browned. Cool, ice and decorate.

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