Glazed Lemon Wedges

Glazed Lemon Wedges

The unique shape of these citrus-flavored treats makes for a pretty presentation.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

1:40

Hr:Mins

Makes

24

cookie

Cookies
1
box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® butter recipe yellow cake mix
1/3
cup butter, softened
2
tablespoons grated lemon peel
1
egg
Glaze
1
cup powdered sugar
1
teaspoon grated lemon peel
3
tablespoons lemon juice
Garnish
Grated lemon peel, if desired
  1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Spray bottoms and sides of two 8-inch round cake pans with baking spray with flour, or line with foil.
  2. In large bowl, beat cake mix, butter, 2 tablespoons lemon peel and the egg with electric mixer on low speed until crumbly. Beat on medium speed until dough forms. Press half of dough in each pan.
  3. Bake 17 to 23 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Cool 10 minutes.
  4. In small bowl, mix glaze ingredients until smooth. Spoon glaze over warm shortbread; spread to edges of pans. Cool completely, about 50 minutes. Garnish with lemon peel. Cut each shortbread into 12 wedges. Store loosely covered.
Makes 24 cookie wedges
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Kitchen Tips
Garnish with grated lemon peel or lemon peel strips.
Kitchen Tips
When grating lemon peel, be sure to grate only the yellow part of the skin. The white part, or pith, is very bitter.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Cookie Wedge)
  • Calories 110
    • (Calories from Fat 30),
  • Total Fat 3 1/2g
    • (Saturated Fat 2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 15mg;
  • Sodium 150mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 20g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 13g),
  • Protein 0g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 0 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.