Jayde's Citrus Ricotta Cookies w/citrus glaze

5
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!!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

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


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

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

How to Make Jayde's Citrus Ricotta Cookies w/citrus glaze

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.

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About Jayde's Citrus Ricotta Cookies w/citrus glaze

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




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