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Lemon Decorator Cookies

Light, crispy lemon cookies are perfect for snacking! They’re fun to make, too, using your own creative carrot cookie press.

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  • Prep Time 0 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 9 min
  • Servings 5

Ingredients

1
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
package (3 ounces) cream cheese, softened
1/2
cup sugar
1
tablespoon grated lemon peel
2
cups Gold Medal® all-purpose flour
Large carrots
Additional sugar

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LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Mix butter and cream cheese in large bowl. Stir in 1/2 cup sugar and the lemon peel. Gradually stir in flour. Cover and refrigerate about 2 hours or until firm. Make Carrot Press.
  • 2 Heat oven to 375°F. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten to about 1/4-inch thickness with Carrot Press dipped in sugar. Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until set but not brown. Remove from cookie sheet to wire rack.

    Carrot Press:

    Cut 1 1/2-inch-diameter carrot into 2-inch lengths. Cut decorative design about 1/8 inch deep in cut end of carrot, using a small, sharp knife, the tip of a vegetable peeler or another small, sharp kitchen tool.

EXPERT TIPS

Expert Tips

Pressing balls of dough with the smooth bottom of a drinking glass can be used to smooth over the cookie pressing process.

Make it easy! Fun cookie presses are available at most stores that carry baking supplies.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
60
(
Calories from Fat
35 ),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4 g
4 %
(Saturated Fat
2 g,
2 %
),
Cholesterol
10 mg
10 %;
Sodium
25 mg
25 %;
Total Carbohydrate
5 g
5 %
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
1 g
1 %
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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