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Lemon Ricotta Cookies Recipe

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
15 oz. Galbani® whole milk ricotta
2 sticks unsalted butter, at room temperature
2 cups sugar
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 eggs
Pinch of Salt
4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp. baking soda
2 Tbsp. of finely grated lemon peel

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350° F.
· Combine ricotta, butter, sugar, vanilla extract, eggs, and salt in a large bowl with a mixer on low speed.
· Slowly add the flour and baking soda to the mixture. Once dry ingredients are incorporated, add the lemon peel.
· Spoon teaspoon-sized dough balls onto greased cookie sheets.
· Bake for 10 minutes, rotating the trays halfway through. Remove from oven and cool on a cookie rack.
Chef’s Note: These flavorful cookies are great for parties or special occasions. For a quick glaze, mix one cup powdered sugar with the juice and zest of 1 lemon and brush on the top of the cookies once cooled.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4 dozen
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
45 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Made with Jeannette and they were delicious.

 

 

 

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