Lemon Lime Basil Shortbread Cookies


January 17, 2019 By:
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Prep:
10 minutes
Cook:
15 minutes
Serves:
Makes 24 cookies
Celebrate the fresh flavors of springtime! If you like lemon, you'll love these shortbread cookies!

Ingredients

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Directions

  1. In a bowl, combine the butter and sugar. Add the vanilla, lemon zest, lime zest, salt, lemon juice, and basil leaves, and mix well.
  2. Add the flour and mix well to form a dough.
  3. Roll the dough into 1-inch balls, then place them on a lined cookie sheet and press them flat (1/4-inch thick). Sprinkle with sugar.
  4. Bake in a 350-degree oven for 12 to 15 minutes.
  5. Enjoy!