Lime Crescents

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  • 1 hr 15 min prep time
  • 1 hr 15 min total time
  • 8 ingredients
  • 48 servings

Ingredients

Cookies

1
cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2
cup powdered sugar
1
teaspoon lime juice
2 1/4
cups all-purpose flour
1/4
teaspoon salt
2
teaspoons grated lime peel

Icing

1
cup powdered sugar
1
teaspoon grated lime peel

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 400°F (if using dark or nonstick cookie sheet, heat oven to 375°F). In medium bowl, beat butter, 1/2 cup powdered sugar and the lime juice with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Beat in flour, salt and 2 teaspoons lime peel.
  2. 2 Shape dough by level measuring tablespoonfuls into crescent shapes, about 2 inches long. On ungreased cookie sheet, place crescents 1 inch apart.
  3. 3 Bake 6 to 10 minutes or until edges begin to brown.
  4. 4 Meanwhile, in small bowl, stir 1 cup powdered sugar and 1 teaspoon lime peel with fork. Roll warm cookies in sugar mixture; place on wire rack. Roll in sugar again.

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