Luscious Lemon Ricotta Cookies

If you’re looking for a new cookie recipe to try out today, I suggest you give this one a try. These luscious lemon ricotta cookies are a soft cake-like cookie bursting with flavor. Yes, these cookies are going to melt in your mouth!

Luscious Lemon Ricotta Cookies

Ingredients
  1. 2 cups Sugar
  2. Zest from one lemon optional
  3. ½ cup Butter softened
  4. 2 Eggs
  5. 15 ounces Ricotta Cheese
  6. 3 tablespoons Lemon Juice
  7. 2 ½ cups All Purpose Flour
  8. 1 teaspoon Baking Powder
  9. 1 teaspoon Salt

Instructions
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a large bowl, beat the butter and sugar together until creamy. Add in the lemon zest (if desired) and the eggs. Fold in the ricotta cheese and lemon juice.
  • Add the flour, baking powder, and salt all at once to the bowl before mixing and then stir the entire mixture until creamy and smooth.