Lime and Poppyseed Shortbread Cookies

La Cocina de Babel
Lime and Poppyseed Shortbread Cookies
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Description

The classic combination of lemon and poppyseed meets its match in these lime and poppyseed shortbread cookies. Featuring the refreshing tang of fresh lime juice and zest, these lime and poppyseed shortbread cookies are the perfect summer treat or make a wonderful addition to an afternoon tea. This recipe outlines instructions for dough preparation in a food processor. These cookies are simple, easy, absolutely delicious, and ready in just over a half hour.

Ingredients

100 grams salted butter (room temperature)
50 grams cane sugar (plus 1 tbsp. for decorating)
1 tablespoon poppyseeds
1 teaspoon lime zest
2 tablespoons lime juice (freshly squeezed)
2 tablespoons milk
150 grams flour

Directions

1Preheat the oven to 160 degrees Celsius.
2Line a baking tray with parchment paper.
3Pulse the butter and 50 gr. of sugar together in the food processor.
4Add in the poppyseeds, lime zest, lime juice, and milk and mix until a semi-liquid batter forms.
5Pulse in the flour until a ball forms.
6Roll out the dough into a 1/2-centimeter thickness. Cut out forms using either cookie cutters or an upside down glass.
7Place the cookies on the baking tray and pierce the tops with fork tines.
8Sprinkle them with 1 tablespoon of sugar and bake for 10 minutes until golden on the bottoms.
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NutritionView more

100Calories
Sodium2%DV40mg
Fat9%DV6g
Protein2%DV1g
Carbs4%DV11g
Fiber0%DV0g

PER SERVING *

Calories100Calories from Fat50
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat6g9%
Saturated Fat3.5g18%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol15mg5%
Sodium40mg2%
Potassium25mg1%
Protein1g2%
Calories from Fat50
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate11g4%
Dietary Fiber0g0%
Sugars4g8%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.