It’s the weekend! A good day to bake and try to make life taste better! And that means that sometimes things just need to be easy. Uncomplicated. Simple. With a side of pie.I usually give you guys a page full of dialogue, but sometimes I think just sharing dessert is enough. Lemon Pie Cookies. Blogger Amy Erickson made Cookies that taste like lemon
pie? Genius! . Yeah… and is exactly the kind of thing I wanted to share. It’s pretty. It’s sweet and it tastes like lemonade and summer on cold winter day.
Lemonade Pie Cookies by Amy Erickson
- 1 egg
- Splash water
- 1 box Pillsbury® refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
- 1 jar (10 oz) lemon curd
- 1/2 cup sugar
- Heat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheet with cooking parchment paper.
- To make egg wash, in small bowl, beat egg with splash water until well blended. Set aside.
- Unroll pie crusts. Spread lemon curd on 1 of the crusts, leaving 1/2-inch border around edge. Place second crust on top.
- With 3-inch cookie cutter, cut out cookies by gently pressing down through both crust layers.
- With handle of knife, press edges to seal; cut “x” in center of each cookie pie. Brush each cookie with egg wash; sprinkle with sugar. Place on cookie sheet.
- Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool completely, about 30 minutes, before serving.