Lime Creams

Basic thumbprint cookie. Very pretty, easy, and somewhat different flavor. Lovely on a tray with other Christmas cookies. These do not keep well, but neither do they last long. I frequently double this recipe, or else they are gone before I have them all baked.

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 3 Servings
  • Prep
    30 mins
  • Cook
    12 mins
  • Serve in
    42 mins

Ingredients

  •   1/3 cup white sugar
  •   2 tablespoons lime juice
  •   1 tablespoon grated lime zest
  •   1 egg
  •   1 drop green food coloring, or as desired
  •   1/3 cup butter, softened
  •   1/4 cup white sugar
  •   1 egg
  •   1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  •   1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  •   1/4 teaspoon salt
  •   1 tablespoon confectioners' sugar for dusting

Instructions

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