Have you tried making cake mix cookies yet? They are super popular right now and with good reason! All you need is cake mix, eggs and oil to make the easiest cookie recipe ever. You can make this recipe with a variety of cake mixes depending on the flavor of cookies you are interested in. Since I love a tart lemon cookie, we made these cookies using lemon cake mix. So if you don’t have time for baking cookies from scratch, try these Lemon Cake Mix Cookies.
LEMON CAKE MIX COOKIES
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO MAKE LEMON COOKIES WITH CAKE MIX?
- 15.25 ounces lemon flavored cake mix
- canola oil
- frosting (optional)
Mix until combined. This recipe is super easy, so it is a great one for kids to help with.
Bake the lemon crinkle cookies with cake mix for 10-12 minutes at 350 degrees. Don’t you just love how the tops get all crinkly?
After you remove the cookies from the oven, let them cool for a few minutes and then move them to a baking rack to cool.
You can enjoy these 3 ingredient lemon cookies as is, or you can add a dusting of powdered sugar on top. It just makes them look so pretty!
You can also serve these topped with frosting. We used premade vanilla frosting and it was a delicious addition to these cookies made with cake mix. We couldn’t decide the best way to enjoy these, so we left some plain, frosted some, and sprinkled powdered sugar on the others. You can’t go wrong either way!
Lemon Cake Mix Cookies
These Lemon Cake Mix Cookies are made with just 3 ingredients! They could not be easier and are so lemony and delicious!
- 1 15.25 oz box lemon cake mix
- 1/3 cup canola oil vegetable oil works too
- 2 eggs
- frosting optional
- powdered sugar optional
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, add the lemon cake mix, oil, and two eggs. Mix until combined.
Scoop by rounded tablespoonful onto a parchment covered cookie sheet. You should be able to fit 12 cookies onto a standard sized cookie sheet.
Bake for 10-12 minutes at 350 degrees.
After you remove the cookies from the oven, let them cool for a few minutes and them move them to a baking rack to cool.
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