Lemon and chocolate chip butter biscuits
Ooh lemon and chocolate chip, just the thought of that combination makes me smile.
I was so excited to bring them together into a biscuit.
This is my own recipe cobbled together form a lemon and rosemary recipe and a bit of experimenting. You may like more or less chocolate chips and more or less lemon. try and see what works for you.
Th need to experiment is always a good excuse to make a second batch!
Ingredients for lemon and chocolate chip butter biscuits
- 250g unsalted butter, at room temp.
- 1/2 cup of sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla essence
- 1 tablespoon lemon zest
- 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
- 100g chocolate chips
- 1 cup of flour
for lemon and chocolate chip butter biscuits
Cream together butter and sugar
Add lemon zest and lemon juice and vanilla essence and mix well
Slowly fold in flour and chocolate chips
Form in to a dough and cover in greaseproof paper and place in fridge for 30 mins
Remove form fridge roll out dough and press out biscuits with a cookie cutter.
Place on lined baking tray and into preheated oven at 190c for 15 minutes, or until golden brown
Place on wire rack to cool.
Hope you enjoy these yummy treats
I like them best with an ice cold glass of milk or a refeshing elderflower cordial.
Further reading for lemon lovers
You might also like my lemon snaps recipe
And how about having a go at my easy lemon drizzle cake
perhaps my super simple recipe for lemon and raisin scones are more your thing
or perhaps baked bramley with lemon?
Cooking with lemons is fun, zesty and always tasty. It is well worth always keeping one in your fridge for baking sessions.