These delicate flavored Lavender cookies are sweet, floral, and light and feathery. The lavender is not overpowering, it's a delicate flavor, which makes it the perfect cookie to serve with tea, at baby showers and bridal luncheons, and for the holidays. These lavender cookies are very easy to make. The recipe only requires some basic baking ingredients and a tablespoon of dried culinary lavender. These cookies look beautiful when displayed on a plate garnished with lavender.
Lavender Cookie Recipe
Makes about 3 dozen lavender cookies
Lavender Cookie Ingredients
2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup sugar
1 extra large egg, lightly beaten
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 tablespoon dried culinary lavender, chopped
Lavender Cookie Directions
1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
2. Lightly grease a cookie sheet.
3. In a large bowl, mix the butter and sugar; mix well.
4. Beat in the egg.
5. Sift together the flour and baking powder into the mixture.
6. Add the lavender; stir until thoroughly combined.
7. Drop spoonfuls of the lavender cookie mixture onto the baking sheet; bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown.
8. Let the cookies cool for 5 minutes and then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
Serve on a platter garnished with lavender flowers.
Lavender Cookie Plates
Whether you're serving your lavender cookies or giving them as homemade gifts, they will look beautiful displayed one of these lavender cookie plates. The plates are also customizable! You can customize any lavender plate below - for free! For a bridal brunch, add the bride and groom's name. For homemade gifts, add a "thinking of you", "thank you" or other personal message. The lavender plates are 10" diameter, drop and break resistant, easy to clean, and dishwasher safe.
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For thank you gifts, thinking of you gifts, get well gifts, and sympathy gifts, simply stack a few lavender cookies on top of each other, tie a lavender colored ribbon around them and then top it off with a personal message on one of the lavender note cards featured below.
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Stack a few lavender cookies on top of each other and tie a lavender ribbon around them.
Have you ever tasted a lavender cookie?
Cookie Baking Sheets
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