Lemon Window Panes


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  • Makes about


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The Art of the Cookie

The Art of the Cookie

By Shelly Kaldunski

Published 2011

  • About

There is no hiding what’s inside these sandwich cookies—the filling is showcased through a center window. Jam or preserves can be used in place of the lemon curd.



  1. Line 3 baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. With the dough rectangles still on the work surface, and working with half of the rectangles, use a small cookie cutter in a desired shape (such as a diamond) or a sharp paring knife to cut out a smaller shape in the center of half of the rectangles to create a window. Use a metal spatula to transfer the cookies to the