Jayde's Citrus Ricotta Cookies w/citrus glaze

Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal

By
@2sweetinc

I wanted to make cream cheese cookies but no cream cheese!!! But I have ricotta fruit and a cake mix!!! These came out so good, Lite, cake like citrus sunshine in a cookie! I love semi-homemade.
Named after my son, he just loves these cookies!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
Ooooh, these cookies are so good! You get citrus flavor is in every bite. Adding the ricotta keeps them nice and soft. Super yummy!

Ingredients

1/2
stick melted butter
1 c
ricotta
zest of lime
zest of orange
1
lg egg
1
lemon cake mix

GLAZE

1-11/2 c
powdered sugar
juice of orange
juice of lime
lemon zest optional

Step-By-Step

1With mixer mix ricotta and butter till fluffy, add egg and zest til combined.
Add cake mix and combine for about 2 min.
2Line baking sheet with parchment paper or baking mat. With med scoop drop cookie dough two inches apart.
Bake 350 12-15 min. until lightly brown on bottom. Let cookies cool on cookie sheet for few mins. Remove to area for drizzle glaze.
3Mix powdered sugar with juice of the orange and lime til you have a glaze consistency and drizzle over cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Collection: Lovable Lemon
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids