It’s best if the dough balls are heavily coated. I’ve done it both ways and get the same result each time. How long can you refrigerate the dough before baking? Although chocolate might be a more obvious flavor for the holidays, lemon cookies stand out on any cookie platter as a vibrant beacon of fresh citrus flavor! The confectioners sugar melted into the cookie. Lemon, spices, and chocolate chips, topped off with a tangy lemon glaze.

In other words, they offer contrast, so that all your heavier chocolate and caramel cookie creations don’t all end up tasting the same. My kids really loved this!! Directions. Maybe my better was a little wet. I love lemon anything and can’t wait to try these! The key is to check on the chocolate regularly to avoid burning. (Do not overmix the dough!). Just finished these today and they turned out great- kind of like a lemon bar but in cookie form! Thanks Sommer. The lemon zest adds just enough citrus flavor. I would suggest adding more zest to the dough if you want a stronger flavor, rather than adding more juice. Required fields are marked *. Once all the balls are frozen, you can move them to a freezer bag. Yes, these cookies freeze well, and usually don’t stick together because of the layer of powdered sugar. Beat in egg, egg yolk, lemon zest and vanilla. With an emphasis on healthy eating and living, Liz’s recipes and food photography have been featured in various publications including the cover of Women’s World magazine, Good Housekeeping, Shape, Real Simple, Cosmopolitan, Food Network Blog, Huffington Post, TODAY Food, Foodgawker, and The Cooking Channel.,%2C%20cooking%20oil%2C%20and%20yogurt.&text=They%20allow%20you%20to%20pour,a%20measurement%20line%20without%20spilling, First cookies I’ve ever made from scratch and these were so good plus looked nice too. I like to weigh my ingredients. I made these cookies, but froze them first. Easy and different. Using a stand mixer, cream together butter, sugar, lemon juice, lemon zest and salt on medium speed for 2-3 minutes or until smooth. The color and flavor are so bright and cheery! The chocolate drizzle can be prepared on a double boiler on the stove or in the microwave. Use a, Bake for 9-10 minutes, until the edges are. The Lemon Bowl® is a registered trademark of Liz Della Croce LLC. Simply swap the all-purpose flour for Gluten Free 1-to-1 Baking Flour Mix. The salted chocolate drizzle takes each bite to the next level. I'm here to help you make mealtime memorable, and life a little spicy! Crinkle Cookies are one of my all-time favorite holiday cookies. Definitely adding these to the Make Again pile :) Thank you for sharing! I made these tonight. Did you add the lemon zest? This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Let’s be real, if I’m baking you can be sure it’s an easy recipe. Followed the recipe exactly and made a perfect 48 count…minus one, because I couldn’t resist tasting just one. Love love love these cookies!!!! The cookie dough is very soft and delicate. FREE EMAIL SERIES My fav tips to make you a better cook...right now! You can also mix the citrus for a well-rounded citrus flavor! Traditional shortbread is always a hit but I couldn’t resist adding a bit of bright flavor from fresh lemon zest. This recipe sounds so good. Use your fingers to gently spread the dough throughout most of the pan leaving it about 1 inch thick. See the photos for reference. This is a keeper. Therefore it’s messy to work with if not chilled, and will spread too much in the oven. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Once combined mix in the remaining 2 cups of flour, just until smooth. They are requesting me to make it again! Then you will go NUTS over this soft pillowy Lemon Crinkle Cookies Recipe. Hope this helps! I like most shortbread, but add salted chocolate drizzle and that sounds like its right up my alley. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees and grease a large baking sheet; set aside. Everyone loved them! Then you can take a few cookies out of the freezer at a time and bake them fresh. Next time I’ll add more zest to give it a little more lemon flavor & really coat them in powdered sugar. Then thaw at room temperature.