Citrus Cookies

Citrus Cookies Sugar cookies with a definite citrus flavor. For lime cookies substitute lime juice, lime zest, and green food coloring. For orange cookies, substitute orange juice, orange zest and orange food coloring.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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    SERVING : 24

    YIELD : 2 dozen

  • Cream together butter or margarine and sugar. Add salt, zest, juice, and food coloring. Mix until well blended.

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  • Add flour a half cup at a time, mixing well. Dough should ball up when finished. Shape into a cylinder about 2 1/2 inches in diameter. Chill for 4 hours.

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).

  • Slice into 24 cookies and bake on cookie sheet 6 to 8 minutes.

Per Serving: 84 calories; protein 0.9g; carbohydrates 11.6g; fat 3.9g; cholesterol 10.2mg; sodium 39.5mg.