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4.06 from 93 votes

Lemon Sugar Cookies

Lemon Sugar Cookies are like lemonade in a cookie! They're amazing and so easy to make with lots of fresh lemon flavor!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 48 cookies
Calories 92kcal
Author Aubrey Cota

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 tsp pure lemon extract
  • 2 tsp lemon zest
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3 cups flour

Instructions

  • preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • in a medium bowl whisk together baking soda, baking powder, salt and flour
  • in a large bowl cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy
  • add egg, vanilla, lemon extract and lemon zest
  • add the flour mixture, a cup at a time, and stop once combined
  • roll 2 tbsp into a ball and place onto the baking sheet, keeping them 2 inches apart
  • bake for 13-15 minutes or until just barely browned on the bottom
  • allow to cool (if you can)
  • Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 92kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 85mg | Potassium: 16mg | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 125IU | Vitamin C: 0.1mg | Calcium: 5mg | Iron: 0.4mg