Navidi's Citrus Olive Oil Sugar Cookies

Navidi's Citrus Olive Oil Sugar Cookies


• 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour

• 1 1/4 granulated sugar + more for rolling

• 1/3 your favorite Navidi's citrus olive oil (Lemon, Blood Orange, or Lime)

• 2 eggs

• 1 Tablespoon citrus zest

• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda

• 1/2 teaspoon baking powder

• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

• 1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions: Preheat oven to 350F.  Sift together dry ingredients in medium-sized mixing bowl.  In large bowl, combine sugar and olive oil until you get a grainy paste.  Add eggs, vanilla, and zest and mix until smooth.  Then fold in dry ingredients.  Roll dough into balls and then roll in shallow dish of sugar to give them a crackly final appearance and texture.  Place dough balls a few inches apart on parchment-lined baking sheet.  Bake for about 11-13 min.  Let cool on rack and enjoy!