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!!


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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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
With mixer mix ricotta and butter till fluffy, add egg and zest til combined.
Add cake mix and combine for about 2 min.
2
Line 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.
3
Mix 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