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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Crisp Lemon Cookies

23 reviews

These light, citrus cookies are a nice change of pace from typical Christmas cookies. Melted vanilla chips drizzled over the top is the fantastic finishing touch. —Darlene Dixon, Hanover, Minnesota

Easy Lemon Drop Cookies

4 reviews

No one would suspect that these adorable, glazed cookies are low in fat. Jalayne Luckett bakes up the cute citrus...


Citrus Almond Cookies

2 reviews

These frosted goodies were a "must" every Christmas in my Italian mother's family. I think the blend of milk chocolate,...


Lemon Cooler Cookies

8 reviews

Baking soda helps brown these crisp, lemony shortbread-like goodies that were created by our Test Kitchen staff.


Lemon Anise Biscotti

2 reviews

“With the growing popularity of gourmet coffees, cappuccino and espresso,” Carrie Sherrill notes in Forestville, Wisconsin, “I’m finding lots of...

Lemon Angel Wings

9 reviews

The light lemony flavor of these angel wings is wonderful and very impressive. They are quite showy on a cookie...


Lemon Rope Trees

A holiday cookie platter just won't be complete without these scrumptious Christmas trees from our Test Kitchen! Firm and crispy...

Honey Lemon Cookies

Pat Habiger of Spearville, Kansas brought home a blue ribbon from the state fair with these delightful cookies flavored with...


Citrus Gingerbread Cookies

1 review

Orange and lemon zest give gingerbread cutouts a refreshing twist. Brushing a honey glaze over the top adds a subtle...


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 Thins

4 reviews

These irresistible thins have a tart lemon taste and crisp texture. To create a simple but special dessert, place some...

Lemon Cream Cheese Spritz

2 reviews

We liven up ordinary spritz cookies with lemon extract and peel. Cream cheese makes every bite tasty and tender. —Taste...


Lemon Meringue Pie Cookies

4 reviews

Here's a way to have the refreshing flavor of lemon meringue pie in a hand-held cookie. The meringue base is...


Tangy Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies

My family of lemon lovers has a weakness for these refreshing cookies. The poppy seeds add nuttiness to the tangy...


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...