These buttery, crumbly yet tender shortbread thumbprints are filled with a lemon glaze that's tinted a lovely shade of pink with a single crushed raspberry. Enjoy a few with a cup of tea -- or a tall glass of their namesake refreshment.
Be the talk of your block when you bring these crowd-pleasers to your next neighborhood cookout. All these dishes are easy to transport, simple to serve, and can withstand the rigors of summer heat while still looking and tasting fabulous.
As a favorite on "Top Chef" and cohost of "The Chew," Carla hall is known for cooking on TV, but her passion is cooking from the heart. This recipe adapted from "Cooking With Love: Comfort Food That Hugs You," by Carla Hall with Genevieve Ko, published by Free Press. copyright 2012. All rights reserved.