Old-fashioned Lemon Sugar Cookies Recipe

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 Old-fashioned  Lemon  Sugar  Cookies Recipe
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Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Stir together flour, baking powder and salt; set aside. In large mixing bowl, beat sugar and shortening until fluffy; beat in eggs. Stir in dry ingredients. Add in lemon juice. Mix well.
Chill 2 hours or overnight.
Shape into small balls, 1 1/4 inch or less; roll in additional sugar. Place on greased baking sheets 2 inches apart; flatten with egg turner. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned.


  • 3 cups unsifted flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup shortening (Crisco)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice (prefer "Minute Maid 100% Pure
  • Additional sugar

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