Lemon and chocolate chip butter biscuits are delicious – this is a recipe you will love!
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 lemon and chocolate chip butter biscuits cobbled together from 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
Method 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 refreshing elderflower cordial.
Lemon lover gadgets
This lemon lime juice squeezer is super easy to use and does the job perfectly
Mobi Lock key lime juicer is effortless to use. It’s amazingly satisfying when you squeeze out every last drop of juice with this handheld citrus presser. You can keep juicing the hard way or use the citrus press to freshen up your life!
No kitchen should be without a great lemon zester
It is a great help with baking drinks and salad and such a handy gadget to have – and so much safer than using knife when making your lemon and chocolate chip butter biscuits !
Further reading for lemon and chocolate butter biscuits 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.