Easy Lemon Cookies

The cookie batter is infused with lemon juice as well as lemon zest for a zingy touch that’s refreshing and delicious!

Why You’ll Love This

These buttery lemon cookies are a scrumptious way to enjoy the sunny flavor of citrus.


– flour – baking powder – salt – unsalted butter – egg – vanilla extract

Step 1

Zest the lemon. Finely chop the zest. Juice the lemon, reserving the juice.


Step 2

In a small mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.

Step 3

In a mixer, beat the butter and sugar until fluffy. Scrape down the sides.

Add the egg, vanilla, lemon zest, and lemon juice, beating until well combined.

Step 4

Using a cookie scoop, drop the dough in even mounds at least one inch apart.

Step 5

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