This very different cookie recipe was sent by Marie (JanPaul). Perfect for a picnic on a sunny day or just sitting on your front porch with an Iced Tea. Very light and refreshing!
Key Lime Cookies
1/2 cup butter
1 cup granulated sugar
1 egg yolk
1-1/2 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 cup fresh lime juice
1-1/2 tsp grated lime peel
1/2 cup confectioner's (powdered) sugar
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 - Spray cookie sheet with nonstick vegetable coating.
4 - Form dough into 1/2-inch balls. Place on prepared cookie sheet.
5 - Bake at 350 degrees until lightly browned, 8 to 10 minutes. Remove to wire rack.
6 - While still warm, sift confectioners'
sugar over cookies.