Easy Lemon Cake Cookies with Icing


Fast, easy, and clean up is a snap! Let your kids help with this one.

Original recipe makes 2 dozen


1 (18.25 ounce) package lemon cake mix
2 eggs
1/3 cup vegetable oil
1 cup confectioners’ sugar
1/4 teaspoon lemon extract
1 tablespoon milk


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line baking sheets with foil.
  2. Mix together cake mix, eggs, and vegetable oil. Drop by rounded teaspoons onto baking sheets and bake for no more than 8 minutes. Do not overbake! Once all the cookies are done. Remove the foil. You have a no need to clean baking sheet.
  3. To Make Lemon Icing: Mix together confectioners’ sugar, lemon extract, and milk. Mix ingredients together (more or less to your desired liking). When the cookies are warm or completely cooled, place as much icing on them as you like!


Calories: 287 kcal
Carbohydrates: 41.6 g
Cholesterol: 46 mg
Fat: 12.1 g
Fiber: 0.3 g
Protein: 3.6 g
Sodium: 321 mg