Lemon Oatmeal Lacies Christmas Cookie Recipe

Lemon Oatmeal Lacies

Delicious lemon butter cookies dusted with powdered sugar.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 45 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 24 servings
Calories 92 kcal


  • 4 sticks butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups quick or old-fashioned oatmeal uncooked
  • 1 Tablespoon grated lemon zest
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • Powdered sugar for dusting


  1. Cream together butter and sugar.
  2. Add remaining ingredients (except the powdered sugar) and mix will.
  3. Cover and chill for 30 minutes.
  4. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  5. Roll dough into 1-inch balls and place on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Flatten the dough balls with a glass that has been dipped in powdered sugar. The cookies will spread when they cook, so don't worry about making them too flat.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes, until the edges are a light golden brown.
  8. Cool for 1 minute, then transfer to a wire rack.
  9. Once cookies are cooled, sprinkle them with powdered sugar, if desired.
Nutrition Facts
Lemon Oatmeal Lacies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 92
% Daily Value*
Sodium 2mg0%
Potassium 31mg1%
Carbohydrates 19g6%
Sugar 8g9%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin C 0.3mg0%
Calcium 4mg0%
Iron 0.7mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.