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Lime & Lemon Twist Cookies

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a light cookie with the taste of lime in cookie and a lemon glaze,
Ingredients
  Unsalted butter 1 Cup (16 tbs), softened
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Lemon extract 1 Teaspoon
  Lime rind 1 Teaspoon
  Milk 2 Tablespoon
  Flour 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Powdered sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Topping)
  Lemon juice 2 Teaspoon (Topping)
Directions

Preheat oven to 350
Grease cookie sheets

In large bowl, beat butter and sugar till light and fluffy
Add egg, lemon extract, and lime rind. Mix well
Add flour 1 cup at a time blending well
Form dough into ball and let rest 5 minutes
Take a portion of dough at a time and roll into a 4" log,
Fold rope in half and twist into a rope by twisting
Repeat till done
Mix together topping ingredients for frosting cookies
Bake 12 minutes or till golden brown
Remove from oven and brush while still hot and remove to cool on wire racks

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Servings: 
16
Story
found this recipe at a doctor's appointment and wrote it down. Came home and tried it and everyone who has tried it has asked for the recipes. Make a double batch as they disappear
Subtitle: 
Lime & Lemon Twist

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