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From the package of C&H sugar. I used dried flowers in place of fresh. Have fun using a combination of dried herbs if you wish.
- *NOTE: Can substitute other edible flowers/herbs: rose, mint, etc.
- In a large mixing bowl, beat the butter until creamy and pale yellow. Beat in the egg. Gradually add 1/4 cup of white sugar and the confectioner's sugar. Beat well.
- In a small bowl, combine the flour, lavender and salt. Add to the butter mixture and beat until thoroughly combined.
- On a floured surface, roll the dough into 2 logs-approximately 1 1/2 inches in diameter by 12 inches in length. Wrap the logs in plastic wrap and chill for at least 1 hour.
- Preheat oven to 350°F.
- Whisk the egg together with the cold water.
- Line an aluminum baking sheet with parchment paper. Unwrap the chilled cookie dough and brush with the eggwash.
- Roll the logs into the remaining 1/4 cup sugar. Slice the dough into 1/4" thick slices and place 1" apart on the cookie sheet.
- Bake until lightly golden around the edges, about 10-12 minutes.
- Cool completely. Enjoy thoroughly.