Lemon Cookie Recipes

Take a bite out of these sweet and tart lemon cookie recipes. We have ideas for lemon crinkle cookies, healthy lemon cookies, Italian lemon cookies and more.

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Lemon Blueberry Whoopie Pies

4 reviews

These whoopie pies are soft, cakey cookies studded with tart, juicy blueberries and filled with tangy cream cheese frosting. I take them to family and school events and they are always the first thing gone! Be sure to continually scrape the sides of the bowl with a spatula while making the batter and frosting. —Kathy Martino, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Lemon Shortbread Trees

1 review

Here's a fun holiday recipe children can help with. And no cookie cutters are needed! I just shape the dough...


Gingerbread Cookies with Lemon Frosting

3 reviews

When I spread these spicy gingerbread rounds with my lemony cream cheese frosting, I knew I had a hit. Cardamom...


Iced Coconut-Orange Cookies

1 review

These cookies are the favorite of my grandchildren. I make them every Christmas and they disappear as fast as I...


Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies

3 reviews

These soft cookies are definitely a comforting old-fashioned variety everyone will enjoy.

Lemon Lover’s Cookies

55 reviews

This light cookie will melt in your mouth. They're sure to be a hit wherever you serve them—mine always are!—Virginia...


Lemon Meltaways

10 reviews

Both the cookie and the frosting are spiked with lemon in these melt-in-your-mouth goodies. Your family won't be able to...

Crisp Lemon Tea Cookies

7 reviews

Almost as much fun to eat as they are to decorate, these lemony cookies are the perfect backdrop for baking...