Lemon Drop Cookies

Lemon Drop Cookies
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4 Reviews
Add a little sunshine and make these everyday drop cookies - soft and lemony!
50 min
Prep Time
1:20
Total Time
54 cookies

Ingredients

Cookie

3/4 cup
sugar
1/2 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1 (6-ounce) container
lemon or plain lowfat yogurt
2
large Land O Lakes® Eggs
1 tablespoon
freshly grated lemon zest
2 1/2 cups
all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon
baking soda
1/2 teaspoon
salt
1 cup
white baking chips, if desired

Frosting

2 cups
powdered sugar
3 tablespoons
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
3 tablespoons
lemon juice
1 teaspoon
freshly grated lemon zest

Garnish

Yellow decorator sugar

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease cookie sheets; set aside.
  2. Combine sugar and 1/2 cup butter in bowl; beat at medium speed until creamy. Add all remaining cookie ingredients except white baking chips. Beat at medium speed until smooth. Stir in white baking chips, if desired.
  3. Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls, 1 inch apart, onto prepared cookie sheets. Bake7-9 minutes or until edges just begin to brown. Remove cookies to cooling rack; cool completely.
  4. Combine all frosting ingredients in bowl. Beat at medium speed until creamy. Frost cooled cookies. Decorate as desired.

Recipe Tips

Store these soft cookies between layers of waxed paper in a loosely covered container.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories
90
Cholesterol
15mg
Carbohydrates
14g
Protein
1g
Fat
3.5g
Sodium
60mg
Dietary Fiber
0g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

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I made these cookies over the weekend and I love, love, love them!!! My husband and coworkers love them too!! These were a huge hit with everyone and I'm already giving the recipe to others! I will definitely keep them in my favorites folder!! Thank you!!

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Followed the recipe but the cookies came out doughy. I didn't like them at all.

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My husband seldom comments on my baking.. However... He Loved these cookies and gobbled them down!

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Loved these cookies! They were a big hit with the whole family. Not too sweet and just enough lemony goodness. Will bake again, and again and again. :)

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