You know when you start to peel and orange you get of squirt of essence that fills the air? It even gets onto your hands and the scent stays there for a while. Well, you just experienced essential oils.

Doterra Lemon Cream Cheese Cookies

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 24 cookies


  • 2 ounces cream cheese
  • 6 Tablespoons of unsalted butter softened
  • 1/4 Cup plus 1 Tablespoon Powdered Sugar plus more for rolling the cookies in.
  • 3/4 Cup White Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1/2 TeaspoonVanilla
  • 1/4 TEaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1 3/4 Cup Flour
  • 15 drops of Lemon Doterra Essential Oils


  • Heat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • Cream the butter, cream cheese and sugars together until smooth.
  • Add the essential oil drops, vanilla and eggs and mix again.
  • In a separate bowl mix together all of the dry ingredients so they can become well incorporated into the dough.
  • Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and mix well.
  • Scoop cookies onto a baking sheet and bake for 9-10 minutes, remove from the oven and dust with powdered sugar.


The amount of oil that you use will determine how lemony the cookies are, but remember that the dough will be stronger than the baked cookies.
Nutrition Facts
Doterra Lemon Cream Cheese Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 99
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 16.9mg6%
Carbohydrates 14.9g5%
Fiber 0.2g1%
Sugar 7.9g9%
Protein 1.3g3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.