Key Lime Cookies II

Key Lime Cookies II

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"Light butter cookies flavored with Key lime juice. They're rolled in cornflake crumbs and baked."
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Ingredients

35 m servings 152 cals
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Nutrition

  • Calories:
  • 152 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 5.5 g
  • 8%
  • Carbs:
  • 24.7g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 1.8 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 24 mg
  • 8%
  • Sodium:
  • 168 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. In a medium bowl, cream together the butter and confectioners' sugar until smooth. Mix in the egg, lime juice and lime zest. Mixture may appear curdled, but that's okay. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; stir into the lime mixture until well blended. Drop batter by teaspoonfuls into the cornflake crumbs. Place cookies 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  3. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes in the preheated oven, until edges are golden. Remove from cookie sheets to cool on wire racks.

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Most helpful positive review

EXCELLENT SUMMER TREAT!! My family loved them and they were easy to make. The centers stayed soft and chewy and the outside was crispy and crunchy. Great treat with a glass of cold milk. Be sur...

Most helpful critical review

Flavor was pretty good, but that's where it stops. Batter/dough was thin, as others mentioned, but I thought rolling in corn flakes would help. It didn't. Corn flakes helped keep cookies from...

EXCELLENT SUMMER TREAT!! My family loved them and they were easy to make. The centers stayed soft and chewy and the outside was crispy and crunchy. Great treat with a glass of cold milk. Be sur...

I made these for a some friends from work. They didn't even last half a day!

I cook for a conference center in the Florida Keys and I am always looking for Key Lime recipes. The dough was a little sticky, but the cereal held it together. I used a clean spoon to roll th...

The lime flavour is so refreshing! These cookies are better for adults - kids will not like these. I used bran cereal crushed up and it worked fine. I also added some cinamon and nutmeg for so...

Flavor was pretty good, but that's where it stops. Batter/dough was thin, as others mentioned, but I thought rolling in corn flakes would help. It didn't. Corn flakes helped keep cookies from...

I was very disapointed with this recipe and sorry that I wasted the ingredients. The dough was way too sticky and they never quite baked right. I am wondering if some ingredient was missing....y...

I only give these cookies a 4 because of their looks. The taste was great, I used frosted flakes instead of regular & fresh squeezed lime juice. They were gone the same day I cooked them. Fam...

While these were a good idea, with good flavor, the texture just seemed off somehow. My friends that I made them with all thought they seemed a little too crunchy. We were thinking that if we ro...

I was looking for a recipe that would use up a lot of powdered sugar & corn flake crumbs I had in my pantry from another recipe when I found this recipe. I did add an additional 1/2 cup of flour...