Zesty Lemon Glazed Protein Cookies

Serves 12 15 minute prep time

By Sarah Wilson, RHN on February 29, 2016, categorized in Dessert

Zesty Lemon Glazed Protein Cookies

With over 5 grams of protein per serving, these lemon glazed protein cookies will help to satisfy your sweet tooth.


  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 cup cane sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • Zest from 1 lemon
  • Juice from one medium sized lemon
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cups of all-purpose gluten-free flour mix
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 3 servings Vanilla Vega® Essentials
  • Lemon Glaze:
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1-2 Tbsp lemon juice (depending on desired consistency)


  • Pre-heat oven to 350F

  • Mix all ingredients in large mixing bowl

  • Drop tablespoon-sized cookies onto baking sheet and flatten slightly

  • Bake in oven for 8 to 10 minutes

  • Optional: Top with glaze

Sarah Wilson, RHN

Sarah is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Personal Trainer and works at Vega as a Product Specialist. Sarah educates from experience! Drawing on her retail leadership in the natural health industry, her own nutrition consulting, and a personal passion, she equips audiences with tools and inspiration to feel their absolute best from the inside, out. Specializing in sports and fitness recommendations, Sarah is active as a runner, playing soccer or enjoying the Rocky Mountains on her snowboard.
Sarah Wilson, RHN

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