lemon cookies

Lemon Cookies

Lemon cookies are a delicious and quick treat to make! We use cake mix for a super simple recipe. 
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword lemon cookies
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
glaze 5 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 1 cookie
Calories 200kcal
Author April Woods


  • 1 box lemon cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup mild olive oil


  • 4 tablespoons butter melted
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure lemon extract
  • 1/2 - 1 cup confectioners sugar


  • Combine cake mix, eggs, and oil in a bowl and beat with an electric mixer for 2 - 3 minutes until all ingredients are incorporated and batter forms.
  • Drop tablespoon sized cookies onto a parchment lined baking sheet (makes about 30), and bake at 350 degrees for 10 - 12 minutes.
  • Allow to cool completely, then drizzle with Honey Lemon Glaze.
  • Enjoy!

Glaze, Directions:

  • Add butter, honey, and lemon extract to a boil and whisk with a fork until fully blended.
  • Slowly whisk in confectioners sugar until you reach your desired consistency.


Calories: 200kcal