Before I started blogging my favourite pass time was to browe through various blogs and I used to love it. There are few blog to which I was a regualr visit and one of teh Blog was Divya Kudva's "Easy Cooking" . I always amazed the way she baked and presented it. So below recipe is adapted from her. I did it with slight variation
Preparation Time: 30 min (inclusive of resting time)
Cooking Time : 20 min
Makes :30 cookies
1/2 cup self raising flour
1/2 cup wheat flour
1/2 cup castor sugar
1/2 cup butter in room temprature
almonds blanced for topping
1.5 tsp lemon zest
1 lemon juice
Sieve both the flours saparetely and put it in a mixing bowl. add the lemon zest and the lemon juice to it and mix with your finger tips.
Add the butter, sugar and the flour together and mix nicely and make a dough. close the dough and let it rest for about 20 minutes.
Roll the dough into 1/4 inch thick and cut into your desired shapes. garnish with blanched almonds.
Pre heat the microwave and bake it at 180 degree c fpr 20 minutes. Cool it in a wire rack.
store it in a air tight jar.