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Recipe: Traditional lemon vanilla cookies.

Vanilla cookies are par excellence one of the easiest and most delicious desserts to prepare, as both children and adults can carry out this uncomplicated recipe.   

Besides being ideal to accompany with a sweet cup of hot chocolate, a cold glass of milk or simply to enjoy on their own and pamper yourself for a while.  

In this blog we leave you the traditional recipe with a very interesting and delicious twist, what would you say if we add a little lemon to this recipe? You will see that the result is simply delicious. 

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  • 1 egg.  
  • 1 tbsp. Natural Vanilla.  
  • 1 tbsp. baking powder.  
  • Yellow lemon zest.  
  • 150 g sugar.  
  • 150 g unsalted butter.  
  • 250 g flour. 


  1. Mix the sugar and butter in a bowl at room temperature until you obtain a homogeneous mixture.  
  2. Add the egg and the tablespoon of vanilla to your mixture and stir until the ingredients are fully incorporated.  
  3. To our mixture, add the lemon zest.  
  4. Gradually add the flour and baking powder to the mixture and stir until you have a dough.  
  5. Let your dough rest in the refrigerator for 15 to 20 minutes.  
  6. Let’s start baking! Preheat your oven to 180 degrees Celsius.  
  7. Take your dough out of the refrigerator, start making dough balls with your hands and place them on your baking sheet. Make as many as you can and measure their size as you go.  
  8. With the help of a flat plate, flatten your balls to give them a circular shape.  
  9. Bake your cookies in the oven for 15 minutes.  
  10. Once the cookies are ready, let them rest for a few minutes and be ready to enjoy.  

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