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lemon cake mix cookies with frosting

Frosted Lemon Cookies Recipe

Lil' Luna
Easy frosted lemon cake mix cookies are topped with a delicious lemon frosting. They come together in minutes and taste delish!
5 from 11 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 9 mins
Total Time 14 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 18 cookies
Calories 274 kcal



  • 1 box lemon cake mix
  • 1/3 cup butter softened
  • 1/4 cup shortening
  • 1 egg



  • Preheat oven to 375.
  • In a large bowl, beat cake mix, butter, shortening and egg until well combined.
  • Using cookie scoop, scoop onto a greased cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 9-11 minutes. Let cool completely.
  • For frosting, mix butter, powdered sugar, milk, vanilla, almond extract and lemon juice (optional) until well combined. Add more milk or powdered sugar depending on the consistency you like.
  • ENJOY!


Calories: 274kcalCarbohydrates: 38gProtein: 1gFat: 13gSaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 33mgSodium: 294mgPotassium: 16mgSugar: 27gVitamin A: 295IUCalcium: 66mgIron: 0.6mg
Keyword Frosted Cake Mix Lemon Cookies
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