Spring Lime Tea Cookies Recipe

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Spring Lime Tea Cookies
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  • 2 tsp lime juice
  • 1/3 cup milk
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tsp lime zest
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • 1/4 cup white sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Combine the 2 teaspoons of lime juice with the milk, let stand for 5 minutes.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and 3/4 cup sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in the egg, then stir in the lime zest and milk mixture. Combine the flour, baking powder and baking soda, blend into the creamed mixture. Drop by rounded spoonfuls onto the ungreased cookie sheets.
  3. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, until the edges are light brown. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheets for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.
  4. To make the glaze, stir together the remaining lime juice and sugar. Brush onto cooled cookies.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 1099.6 Kcal (4604 kJ)
Calories from fat 446.6 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 49.62g 76%
Cholesterol 206.31mg 69%
Sodium 230.15mg 10%
Potassium 501.79mg 11%
Total Carbs 148.66g 50%
Sugars 61.29g 245%
Dietary Fiber 3.33g 13%
Protein 16.36g 33%
Vitamin C 6.2mg 10%
Vitamin A 0.6mg 19%
Iron 1.8mg 10%
Calcium 203.4mg 20%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 346.78 Kcal (1452 kJ)
Calories from fat 140.84 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15.65g 76%
Cholesterol 65.07mg 69%
Sodium 72.58mg 10%
Potassium 158.25mg 11%
Total Carbs 46.88g 50%
Sugars 19.33g 245%
Dietary Fiber 1.05g 13%
Protein 5.16g 33%
Vitamin C 1.9mg 10%
Vitamin A 0.2mg 19%
Iron 0.6mg 10%
Calcium 64.2mg 20%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 25.5
  • 30

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium

Bad Points

  • High in Sugar

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