Golden Citrus Sugar Cookies

  • Makes 44 cookies
  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Cook Time 12 min


  • 1 cup sugar, divided
  • 3/4 cup I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!® Spread
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 cup golden raisins, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp. grated orange and/or lemon peel


  1. Preheat oven to 375°. Put 3 tablespoons of the sugar in small bowl; set aside. Beat I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!® Spread with remaining sugar in large bowl with electric mixer until light and fluffy, about 2 minutes. Beat in egg and vanilla scraping sides occasionally, until blended. Gradually beat in flour, baking powder and baking soda just until blended. Stir in raisins and peel.
  2. Shape dough into 1-inch balls and arrange 3-inches apart in ungreased baking sheets. Dip bottom of glass into water, then reserved sugar and gently press onto balls to flatten to about 2-inch circles.
  3. Bake 12 minutes or until edges are lightly golden. Cool 2 minutes on wire rack; remove from sheets and cool completely.
Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information
Serving Size Per 2 cookies Servings Per Container Value Amount Per Serving Nutrient Type
Serving Size Per 2 cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 130
Calories from Fat 35
Total Fat 4 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 10 mg
Sodium 100 mg
Total Carbs 22 g
Dietary Fiber 0 g
Sugars 10 g
Protein 2 g
Calcium 2 %
Iron 4 %
Vitamin C 0 %
Vitamin A 6 %