Lemon Lavender Cookies - Made With Essential Oils!

Say "hello" to your new addiction!

This has become my go-to recipe for a dessert to share. These cookies are absolutely delicious , not overly sweet, and they bring a smile to everyone’s face! And when I tell people I made them with essential oils, they are thoroughly surprised!

Lemon Lavender Cookies


1 c. butter (room temp)
2/3 c. powdered sugar
Zest of 2 lemons – divided
7 drops of doTERRA lemon oil
3 drops of doTERRA lavender oil
2 tsp. vanilla extract
¼ tsp. salt
2 c. flour
2 tbsp. raw sugar

Lemon Glaze

1 ¾ c. powdered sugar
¼ c. lemon juice
2 drops of foTERRA lemon oil
Zest of one lemon
1tsp salted butter (melted)
Combine all ingredients, whisk, and drizzle!


  1. Combine powdered sugar, butter, vanilla, salt, zest of one lemon, and essential oils until blended well.
  2. Add flour and combine until dough comes together.
  3. Form into disc and wrap with plastic wrap. Refrigerate about 30 minutes or until firm.
  4. Preheat oven to 350. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and remove dough from fridge.
  5. In a small bowl, combine zest of last lemon with raw sugar.
  6. Roll out dough to about ¼ inch thick and sprinkle with lemon zest/sugar mix.
  7. Use a cookie cutter to cut cookies. Transfer to baking sheet.
  8. Bake 10-12 minutes until cookies are set.
  9. After cookies cool, drizzle with lemon glaze.