Lemon Poppy Spelt Cookies


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Easy and delicious! These lemon poppyseed cookies are crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, tangy from lemon and sweet from white chocolate glaze. If you love lemon, these are the cookies for you.

  • 100 g Butter, softened
  • 100 g Raw sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 230 g Spelt flour #630
  • 2/3 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 tbsp Ground poppy seeds
  • 1 tbsp Finely grated lemon rind
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 150 g White chocolate couverture, chopped
  1. Preheat oven to 180C or 160C fan-forced. Line two baking trays with baking paper. Using an electric mixer, beat butter and raw sugar until pale and creamy. Beat in egg until combined.
  2. Whisk together the spelt flour and baking soda. Add in ground poppy seeds, finely grated lemon rind and salt. Mix well.
  3. Add the flour mixture into the creamed butter. Stir to combine. Roll level tablespoons of mixture into balls. Place balls, inch apart, on the prepared trays. Use the bottom of a clean drinking glass to gently flatten each cookie ball to 1cm thick.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven, swapping trays halfway, for 12-14 minutes or until golden. Cool on trays for 5 minutes. Transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
  5. Place the chopped white chocolate in a heavy saucepan over very low heat, stirring constantly till the chocolate begins to melt. Immediately remove the pan from the heat and stir the chocolate until it is smooth. Dip half of each cookie into melted white chocolate, allowing excess to drip off. If desired, sprinkle some lemon zest over. Place cookies on parchment paper until chocolate is set.

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72 comments:

mjskit 6/4/17 04:30

Love lemon sweets, pies, bread, pretty much anything lemon. Fabulous looking cookies and with all that lemon I already feel my lips puckering. Nice touch with the white chocolate.

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Rafeeda AR 6/4/17 06:51

These cookies look so pretty with the freckled look given by the poppy seeds...

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Rosa 6/4/17 08:01

Heavenly! I love lemony treats.

Cheers,

Rosa

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Shashi at SavorySpin 6/4/17 12:21

Angie - these are adorable - and PERFECT for Spring and Easter!!!

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Kelly 6/4/17 12:30

These look perfect, Angie! Lemon treats are my favorite! I'll take a dozen please :)

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All That I'm Eating 6/4/17 13:45

I love lemon and poppy seed together, I bet the spelt gives these a great flavour and texture.

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No Spoon Necessary 6/4/17 14:18

Oh goodness, Angie! These cookies look amazing! I'm a huge fan of lemon and poppy seeds! And that white chocolate glaze is perfection! I bet these are dangerously delicious!!

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natalia20041989 6/4/17 15:02

Wow, I would love to try this☺

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Evi @ greenevi 6/4/17 15:04

These look so cute, I love poppy seeds!

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Nava K 6/4/17 15:17

Yum, anything with the lemony scent just melts me instantly. These spelt cookies just did. I am longing to pop one in my mouth right now.

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kitchen flavours 6/4/17 15:38

Lovely cookies! Yes, I love lemons, so I would definitely enjoy these cookies!

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Cheri Savory Spoon 6/4/17 15:54

What a delicious looking cookie Angie, love the white chocolate glaze.

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Vicki Bensinger 6/4/17 16:12

These are so pretty and fluffy. I love lemon anything. What a great idea "lemon poppy seed". Looking forward to trying these.

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Susan 6/4/17 16:17

You had me at Lemon! What a wonderful spring treat, XOXO

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Ivy 6/4/17 16:21

Lemon cookies are my favourite! They look so tempting!

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Nancy Chan 6/4/17 16:40

I love lemon and I am sure I will enjoy these lemon cookies. They look great!

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SavoringTime in the Kitchen 6/4/17 16:40

I love lemon poppy seed muffins so I know I would love these cookies just as much, Angie! That bright burst of lemon flavor is wonderful and refreshing.

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Monica 6/4/17 17:19

Sounds fabulous and looks so spring-like. Great presentation and a lovely afternoon treat.

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Pam 6/4/17 18:11

I love lemon and poppy seeds together so I know I would love these spelt cookies.

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Sue/the view from great island 6/4/17 18:24

Of course you had me a lemon poppy seed ~ I just bought 2 bags of Meyer lemons, so I know what I'm going to be doing today!

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Catherine 6/4/17 18:43

Dear Angie, Lemon is one of my favorite flavors. These lemon poppy cookies are perfect as a delicious treat with tea. xoxo Catherine

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Evelyne CulturEatz 6/4/17 19:57

These are so pretty and perfect for Easter, love lemony flavors in sweets.

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Pam 6/4/17 20:38

You got me at lemon! Your cookies have to be delicious and a great treat, Angie! Yum!!!

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Ashley@CookNourishBliss 6/4/17 20:47

Lemon poppy seed is SUCH a great flavor! And these cookies look perfect! I'll take a few please!

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Juliana 7/4/17 00:33

Lemon and poppy seeds...what a great combination! These cookies look great Angie, and I love the white chocolate layer.
I hope you are having a wonderful week :)

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Evolve With Mary 7/4/17 01:00

I love poppyseeds, these poppyseed cookies look delicious Angie. I’m going to make them for a birthday party I’m going to this weekend.

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tania| my kitchen stories 7/4/17 01:37

What a great way to make cookies Angie. They also so also bright and happy. I'd love to eat one

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Reeni Pisano 7/4/17 02:24

I love the combo of white chocolate and lemon! These are delectable Angie!

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Emma @ Bake Then Eat 7/4/17 03:53

Lemon is my favourite so I know I will love these cookies.

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Balvinder Ubi 7/4/17 05:36

I love lemon flavored cookies and I could eat a dozen of these.

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Pola & Cleme 7/4/17 17:08

Look very delicious this cookies!

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Mindy Boyd 7/4/17 17:42

My husband would love these!

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grace 7/4/17 18:03

white chocolate is the perfect flavor for the glaze! what lovely little button cookies. :)

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Anu - My Ginger Garlic Kitchen 7/4/17 18:22

Lemon and poppy seeds are one of the best combos. And I love cookies too. What a wonderful looking treat, Angie. They look so bright and yummy.

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Geraldine Saucier 7/4/17 23:13

Love these cookies. Lemon and poppy seeds a great combination.

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Anca 8/4/17 09:04

Wow, they look amazing. They rise beautiful and they look soft on the inside, how nice. Yummy. x

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Christine Ho 8/4/17 14:09

These cookies look so tempting and refreshing, Angie. Love them.

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Kitchen Riffs 8/4/17 16:09

LOVE lemon! I'm a lemon freak, in fact. And its flavor combines so well with poppy seeds. This is great -- my kind of food. Thanks!

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fimère .b 8/4/17 19:25

graine / citron un duo parfait j'adore tes biscuits
bonne soirée

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Tisa Jacob 9/4/17 00:18

Your recipes are always interesting..spelt flour..wow. I may try these.

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Big Rigs 'n Lil' Cookies 9/4/17 00:50

White Chocolate is the perfect way to top this cookie!

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Liz Berg 9/4/17 03:53

Oh, boy, the texture of these cookies sounds amazing! And you can't beat a lemon dessert!!!

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Barbara 9/4/17 11:56

Those look marvelous, Angie. I love anything lemon...will be trying these!

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Alida 9/4/17 19:24

These look like irresitible little bites.. mmm.. they must be so crunchy and moreish with the addition of poppy seeds. Ciao!

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Zaza 9/4/17 19:35

Lemon cookies are my favorite! Yum yum yum!

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Merryn@merrynsmenu 10/4/17 06:22

How divine Angie! These are amazing and filled with a gorgeous contrast of lemon, poppyseed and white chocolate. Yummy to say the least and so appropriate too for Easter 8)

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Sharmila- The Happie Friends Potpourri corner 10/4/17 08:57

Awesome choice of ingredients.. just love the flavour !!

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Eva Taylor 10/4/17 13:39

What a beautiful cookie for Easter, and you know how much we love lemon over here!
Eva http://kitcheninspirations.wordpress.com/

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Karen (Back Road Journal) 10/4/17 14:35

I do love lemon and your cookies sound enticing.

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Adina 10/4/17 15:45

I could bake these cutties with my kids, I was looking for something easy to make before Easter. And all of us love anything with lemon.

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Choclette Blogger 10/4/17 18:22

Ooh, these are a lovely idea. Lemon poppy seed cake is delicious, but I've not come across this pairing in cookie form before.

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Cook With Manali 10/4/17 20:15

such a classic combination! love!

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Harriet Emily 10/4/17 21:16

I love the combination of lemon and poppyseed! These look delicious Angie, such beautiful cookies!

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DAFFYCO 10/4/17 22:08

So beautiful, I love it.

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Jeanette | Jeanette's Healthy Living 10/4/17 23:46

These look like the perfect Spring cookie!

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Dawn Yucuis 11/4/17 04:23

Oh yum! I love the combination of lemon and poppy seed. These look yummy!!

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Gloria Baker 11/4/17 16:48

absolutely love these cookies Angie!!

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cakespy 11/4/17 17:07

These look incredible! I usually think of spelt when I think of dark, rich flavors but I like the idea of lightening up its flavor with lemon! Intriguing.

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GiGi Eats Celebrities 11/4/17 18:59

Lemon POPPYSEED is my favorite flavor of pretty much everything which is weird, because I actually do not like LEMON very much!

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Asha Shivakumar 11/4/17 19:25

Angie,adore poppy and they look so perfect with the crust and the spelt. I am bookmarking girl. Can't wait to make it.
Have a great week.
xx

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Karen Luvswesavory 12/4/17 01:05

Lovely lemon cookies. Perfect with a cup of tea ^-^!

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Nammi 12/4/17 12:08

Yumm i love these . I love the lemony flavor

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Christine Ho 12/4/17 14:09

I like the fresh lemon fragrance for all snacks, so refreshing. These lemon poppy seed cookies are so tempting, Angie.

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Alida 12/4/17 23:55

So delicious these little lemony bites! Very nice. I wish you a lovely Easter Angie!

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Muna Kenny 13/4/17 16:32

Wow Angie! I just love how these cookies look, I never had one before but since you made it I know it's mind blowing recipe :)

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Marcelle @ A Little Fish in the Kitchen 15/4/17 00:05

Angie, lately I've been loving lots of citrus recipes! I will definitely be trying your pretty, lemon-poppy seed cookies!!

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Anne@ASaladForAllSeasons 18/4/17 00:34

I DO love lemon! These cookies are so pretty, Angie! I'm puckering up just looking at them! :)

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Sharon D 19/4/17 07:21

Aah ..I can imagine the lemony smell in these, so good just thinking about it! :D Gorgeous cookies, Angie.

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Amelia 23/4/17 16:42

Hi Angie, this cookies look addictive, the lemon scent must be very fragrant. Very impressive pictures, the display is beautiful.

Have a nice weekend, regards
Amelia

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Agness of Run Agness Run 12/6/17 14:09

This is one hell of a treat! Yummy!

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