Make Your Lemon Cookie Dough & Store In Refrigerator

United States
February 28, 2007 5:06pm CST
Nothing could be simpler than making this wonderful cookie dough and store in the refrigerator till you are ready to bake them. This wonderful lemon cookie recipe makes 2-3 rolls that can be baked at different times.. Enjoy LEMON REFRIGERATOR COOKIES 2 sticks butter or margarine 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1 TBSP shredded lemon peel 2 to 3 TBSP lemon juice 4 cups sifted flour 1/4 tsp. baking soda 1/2 cup finely chopped nuts Cream butter and sugars; add eggs, lemon peel and lemon juice; beat well. Blend flour and baking soda; add to creamed mixture. Add nuts and mix well. Shape the dough into 2 or 3 rolls, about 2 inches in diameter. Wrap each roll in waxed paper. Chill in refrigerator until firm. Cut rolls into 1/4 inch slices. Bake on a cookie sheet in a 375 degrees oven for about 10 minutes until lightly browned.
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• United States
28 Feb 07
I love lemon cookies. They are so great to have with tea or coffee. Sometimes you just want a light cookie to enjoy.
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• United States
1 Mar 07
These are wonderful cookies.
@lilaclady (28270)
• Australia
1 Mar 07
This is another good one to have, gee your refrigerator must be full....but they are all so good, my printer is running hot lately...
@crazynurse (7510)
• United States
6 Mar 07
Oh yum. My family all love lemon flavor...lemon anything! This is right up our ally! I have copied and saved it to my recipe file. Thanks so much. I can make these and mail to my daughter when she is in college come August! What a great surprise they will be! I so dread her leaving...I will be lost!
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• Australia
4 Mar 07
Your recipe just reminded me that Id forgotten all about some cookie dough I had in the fridge. I'd like to try this one next thanks.
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@pinklilly (3446)
• Australia
2 Mar 07
Thank you I have added this recipe to the collection :)
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@gewcew23 (8012)
• United States
1 Mar 07
lemon cookies - These look soo good. My husband loves lemon pies, cakes, cookies, etc.
Oh my husband will love these. He loves almost anything with lemons. Thanks for another great post.
@babystar1 (4236)
• United States
3 Mar 07
Thanks for the recipe. My Granddaughter is staying with me today, and she just loves lemond cookies.So today is a good day to teach her how to bake lemond cookies.