Lemon Poppy Seed Ricotta Cookies
Lemon Poppy Seed Ricotta Cookies
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 55 min
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  • Summary

    A perfectly tender, brightly lemony cookie with plenty of tiny flecks of poppy seeds. An irresistible cookie that's fit for any occasion or holiday. You don't taste the ricotta but you'll love the moisture and texture it offers to these cookies! 

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups (284g) all-purpose flour
    • 2 1/2 Tbsp (22g) poppy seeds
    • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
    • 1/4 tsp salt
    • 1 cup (200g) granulated sugar
    • 1/2 cup (113g) unsalted butter, (softened)
    • 2 Tbsp lemon zest ((from about 3 lemons))
    • 1 large egg
    • 1 tsp vanilla extract
    • 1 cup (240g) whole milk ricotta cheese ((I recommend Galbani))
    • 1 1/4 cups (154g) powdered sugar
    • 2 1/2 Tbsp (30ml) fresh lemon juice
    • Lemon zest, (for decorating (optional))

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 32
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 110 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 3 g 4.94%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.74%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 9 mg 3.08%
    • Sodium: 65 mg 2.69%
    • Calcium: 33 mg 3.31%
    • Potassium: 23 mg 0.67%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.58%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 19 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.54%
    • Sugar: 12 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.85%
    • Vitamin C 0.81%
    • Vitamin D 0.19%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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