Munn Cookies Recipe
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- ½ cup poppy seeds
- 1 ½ teaspoons baking powder
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- 1 cup butter, softened
- ⅔ cup white sugar
- 1 egg, separated
- 2 tablespoons lemon zest
- ¼ cup lemon juice
- ⅓ cup granulated sugar for decoration
step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
step 2: Stir together the flour, poppy seeds, baking powder and salt.
step 3: In a medium bowl cream the butter and sugar together until light; beat in the egg yolk, lemon zest and lemon juice. Fold in the flour mixture and mix well.
step 4: Divide dough in half and roll each half out on a lightly floured surface until 1/8 to 1/4 inch thick. Cut with cookie cutters and place cookies on the prepared baking sheet. Brush tops of cookies with beaten egg white and sprinkle with white sugar.
step 5: Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden, the edges should be light brown.