Romantic Lavender Shortbread Cookies- Recipe
Time 10 minutes to prepare - 10-12 minute cooking time
Makes 2 dozen cookies
3/4 cup organic all-purpose flour
1/2 cup unblanched almond flour meal
2 Tbs. Arrowroot
2 Tbs. Organic Pure Cane Sugar
1 Tbs. Dried Lavender
1/2 tsp ground pink Himalayan salt
1/2 tsp Organic baking soda
1/2 cup butter- chilled and cubed
2 Tbs. fresh organic lemon zest
2 Tbs. Local wildflower honey
1 Tbs. Organic Lemon juice
Preheat over to 350 degrees
Use a standard cookie sheet- place parchment paper on cookie sheet
In a medium bowl- mix the follow ingredients:
flour, almond flour, arrowroot, sugar, lavender, salt and baking soda- until well combined.
Cube butter into 1/4″ pieces and add butter and lemon zest to dry mixture… combine until a coarse dough forms.
Add wildflower honey and lemon juice to the mixture until a soft dough forms.
Spoon 1 inch balls of dough onto baking sheet. Use the bottom of glass dipped in arrowroot to press the balls into flat discs. Approximately a half inch thick…
Bake for 10-12 minutes at 350 degrees or until light brown… remove from oven
and let cool on cookie sheet for 5 minutes… then transfer to a wire rack.
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