Lemon Melting Moments

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These cookies have a great crumble from the custard powder.
Preparation time10 minutes
Cooking time10-15 minutes
Servesabout 16 cookies

Ingredients

250g butter, room temperature

½ cup icing sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2 cups plain flour

½ cup custard powder

2 teaspoons lemon zest

Filling:

80g butter, room temperature

1 ¼ cups icing sugar

1 tablespoon lemon zest

2 teaspoons lemon juice

Method

1. Preheat oven to 160°C. Grease and line 2 baking trays with baking paper.
2. Place butter, sugar and vanilla in the Stainless Steel Mixing Bowl. Using the scraper beater mix on medium speed (5-7) until light and creamy.
3. Reduce to low speed (1-4), add remaining ingredients, mixing until well combined.
4. Roll mixture into tablespoon sized balls. Place on prepared trays and gently press down with a back of a fork. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until cooked. Place on wire rack to cool. 
5. Filling: Place all ingredients in the Stainless Steel Mixing Bowl. Using the scraper beater on high speed (8-10) mix until light and fluffy.
6. Once the cookies are fully cooled sandwich together with icing. Serve.