Rating: 4 stars
28 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 9
  • 4 star values: 9
  • 3 star values: 7
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 2

Sugar cookies with a definite citrus flavor. For lime cookies substitute lime juice, lime zest, and green food coloring. For orange cookies, substitute orange juice, orange zest and orange food coloring.

Recipe Summary

Servings:
24
Yield:
2 dozen
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Ingredients

24
Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Cream together butter or margarine and sugar. Add salt, zest, juice, and food coloring. Mix until well blended.

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  • Add flour a half cup at a time, mixing well. Dough should ball up when finished. Shape into a cylinder about 2 1/2 inches in diameter. Chill for 4 hours.

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).

  • Slice into 24 cookies and bake on cookie sheet 6 to 8 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

84 calories; protein 0.9g; carbohydrates 11.6g; fat 3.9g; cholesterol 10.2mg; sodium 39.5mg. Full Nutrition
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