Vanilla Bean Lemon Sugar Cookies

These vanilla bean lemon sugar cookies are the perfect addition to your cookie routine. They are packed full of vanilla bean paste, tons of lemon zest and rolled in sugar for a delicious sweet treat. 

vanilla bean lemon sugar cookies on a tray

I know it’s September but I’m still holding on to the very last ounce of summer. Especially when it comes to cookies and dessert. I mean, is lemon really ever out of season? I don’t know. Maybe? 

I just knew I wasn’t quite ready to start posting about apples and pumpkin so instead, I’m giving you this AMAZING vanilla bean lemon sugar cookie recipe. Which, when I made I ate way too many. They are one of those cookies that once you eat one you’ll want to eat at least 2 more. 

Plus, I really wanted to make a cookie for the blog because I almost never make cookies. I was sorta shocked when I looked at my cookie recipes and noticed I didn’t have very many. 

Whoops! Time to make up for that! 

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