Want to make sugar cookies with an interesting and delicious twist? Make them with lavender sugar.
Lavender infused sugar gives sugar cookies a little something extra. When you pair natural lavender flavoring with lavender coloration, they're a sure winner for special occasions like holidays. Include lavender sugar cookies in a lavender themed basket, complete with a lavender candle, lavender bath salts, and a lavender sleep pillows.
Lavender is a relaxing scent that's as attractive to men as it is to women. Make lavender your signature scent, and show off your new appreciation for everything lavender with a basket of lavender sugar cookies.
Lavender Sugar Cookie Recipe
3 cups all-purpose flour, sifted
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/4 cups lavender sugar (For instructions follow the link below)
1 cup butter
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Lavender Cookie Directions
Sift all dry ingredients except ¼ cup lavender sugar. Incorporate butter until mixture is crumbly. Stir in beaten egg and vanilla. On a floured surface, roll dough onto a floured surface to 1/8 inch. Cut into shapes and sprinkle with reserved sugar. Place on an ungreased baking sheet and bake for 6 - 8 minutes, in a preheated 400°F oven.
Lavender Sugar Directions