Baking: Lemon Basil Butter Cookies Recipe

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Good day Everyone, This is my first time to share my own bake cookie to the social network. This cookie is a healthy one and no so sweet type. So everyone can enjoy to eat this kind of food. Have fun reading and I wish that you will going to create this kind of cookie to your home!


This is my Finished Product.



  • 1 cup basil leaves
  • 1 3/4 cups sugar, divided (1 1/2 cup and 1/4 cup)
  • 1 lb. butter , softened
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 2 eggs
  • 6 cups of all purpose flour

Note: This ingredients will make 6 and 1/2 dozen of cookies

Preparation time : 10 minutes

Baking time: 10-15 minutes



1. Put the basil and 1/4 cup sugar in a food processor until blended.

2. Beat butter with an electric mixer until creamy; add the remaining 1 1/2 cups sugar gradually. After that add lemon juice and eggs, beat it until blended. Add flour and the basil mixture gradually. beating until blended.

3. Shape the dough into 1-inch balls, and place 2 inches apart on a lightly greased baking pan or sheets. Flatten slightly w/ bottom of a glass dipped in a sugar.

4. Bake it at 350° for 10 minutes or until lightly browned.



About the author


- female
- 20 years old
- Philippines
- LoL Player
- Loves to bake
- Loves to cook

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