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These Portuguese olive oil, cinnamon and lemon cookies (biscoitos de azeite, canela e limão) are incredible and very easy to make.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
20 min
Ready In:
35 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Portuguese Olive Oil & Lemon Cookies Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Olive Oil & Lemon Cookies Recipe

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Posted in: Cookie Recipes
Wed, May 2, 2018
3 out of 5 with 12 ratings
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1/2 cup of olive oil2 and 3/4 cups of flour1/2 cup plus 2 tbsp of sugar1 teaspoon of baking soda1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon2 medium eggsZest of 1 lemon1 egg yolk, for brushing * Get Portuguese ingredients & stuff Get Portuguese ingredients and other stuff at Amazon.com


  1. Preheat oven to 180ºC or 350ºF.
  2. Line a tray with parchment paper.
  3. Put all the ingredients in a bowl and knead until well mixed. 
  4. Shape the dough into small balls and place them on the lined tray.
  5. Brush with the egg yolk.
  6. Bake for about 20 minutes.
Recipe & Photo Credit: mesacorrida.com
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