Lemon Butter Cookies

Lemon Butter Cookies

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Lemon butter cookies offer a lovely delectable variation to the traditional butter cookie recipe by imparting a typical lemony taste. The ingredients are mixed and then dropped on a cookie tray with a spoon. Bake the lemon butter cookies and enjoy it right out of the oven with hot chocolate.

Lemon Butter Cookies recipe - How to make Lemon Butter Cookies

Preparation Time: 10MINUTES   Cooking Time: 12-15MINUTES   Total Time:    
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1 cup butter
1 1/2 cups castor sugar
1 egg [beaten]
2 tsp lemon juice
2 cups plain flour (maida)
1 tsp cream of tartar
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda


  1. Cream butter and sugar until fluffy.
  2. Add lemon juice,cream of tarter,egg and stir well.
  3. To this,add salt and flour and mixwell.
  4. Chill.
  5. Drop 2 tablespoon on to a greased cookie sheet and sprinkle little granulated sugar on each one.
  6. Bake at 375 for 12to15minutes or until brown.