Lemon Drops Recipe
- ½ cup butter
- ½ cup shortening
- ¾ cup white sugar
- 1 tablespoon lemon zest
- ⅓ cup milk
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
step 2: Beat butter and shortening with an electric mixer on high for 30 seconds. Add sugar and lemon peel; beat until combined. Beat in milk.
step 3: Beat in as much flour as you can, stir in remaining flour. Drop dough by rounded teaspoons 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
step 4: Bake for about 10 minutes or till edges are lightly browned. Cool on wire racks. Frost with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting. Store, covered, in the refrigerator.