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Vegan Sesame Lemon Cookie Recipe


  • 1 Tbsp ground flax
  • 3 Tbsp water
  • 1/2 cup margarine
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • 1/2 cup sesame seeds toasted
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  • Spread sesame seeds in 9x9 inch baking pan. Toast in the oven for 10 to 15 minutes. Remove from oven and cool.
  • Make the flax egg with the flax and water. Let gel for 5 minutes.
  • Cream the margarine and sugar until combined, add the flax egg.
  • Stir in the lemon rind, sesame seeds, flour, and baking powder.
  • Drop by 1/2 teaspoonfuls onto cookie sheets, leaving about 2 inches between each cookie.
  • Bake for 10 minutes or until golden brown. Cool for a few minutes before removing from cookie sheets. Cool cookies on wire racks.