Key Lime Cookies
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INGREDIENTS
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg, plus
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice (or Key Lime juice)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons lime zest (green part only)
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
DIRECTIONS
  1. In a large bowl, mix butter, sugar, egg and egg yolk until creamy.
  2. Thoroughly mix in flour, baking powder, salt, lime juice and lime peel.
  3. Form dough into 1/2-inch balls and place on lightly greased baking sheets.
  4. Bake at 350 for 8 to 10 minutes or until cookies are lightly browned. Remove to wire rack.
  5. While still warm, sift confectioner's sugar over cookies