Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 12 mins

This is an easy recipe that produces a tart and soft cookie. I believe that it was clipped from a Taste of Home magazine several years ago.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (18 ounce) package lemon cake mix with pudding
  • 2 14 cups frozen whipped topping, thawed (about 8 oz)
  • 1 egg
  • confectioners' sugar


  1. In a mixing bowl, combine cake mix, whipped topping and egg.
  2. Beat with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended.
  3. Batter will be VERY sticky -- and I can't even begin to tell you how sticky it is. :).
  4. Drop by teaspoonfuls into confectioner's sugar; roll lightly to coat.
  5. Place on ungreased cookie sheets.
  6. Bake at 350F for 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned on edges.
Most Helpful

Very easy to make and yummy. Am going to make them for my office Christmas lunch.

Dee Kahn December 15, 2003

YUMMMMM!!!! I loved the fact that these cookies not only start w/a cake mix but only require 3 other ingrdients. They are very pretty & taste great. I am going to put these in my christmas cookie trays.

Suzanne Stewart December 11, 2003

Very easy and tastes a bit like lemon bars without the pastry. My airbake cookie sheets took a little longer- 14 minutes to bake.

Jodi R. December 22, 2014