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lemon sugar cookies


i adopted this recipe in 9/2006. the name alone was enough to get my attention as i love lemon. these have a very subtle lemon taste - they more like a sugar cookie actually.


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  1. Cream butter and sugar
  2. Add sour cream
  3. Blend well
  4. Add vanilla and lemon juice or extract
  5. Add dry ingredients
  6. Chill 3 to 4 hours
  7. When ready to bake
  8. Preheat oven to 350 degrees f
  9. Grease cookie sheets
  10. Shape dough into small balls and roll in extra sugar
  11. Flatten balls using the bottom of a glass after arranging on cookie sheets
  12. Bake 10 minutes or until lightly browned

Step 11

Total Time in Minute 30

Ingredients Count 9

cooking lemon sugar cookies

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Sour cream



Baking powder

Baking soda

Vanilla extract

Lemon juice

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