Cake Mix Cookie Recipe

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Did you know that you can use cake mix to make cookies?! This cake mix cookie recipe is simple, easy, and quick. They’re the perfect cookies to make when you need something that isn’t complicated!

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How to make cookies with cake mix:

Have you ever wondered if you could make cookies with cake mix? The answer is yes, absolutely! You can make delicious cookies with cake mix.

It’s a super simple process too! There’s no muss, no fuss, and you can easily and quickly create flavorful, soft, delicious cookies from a boxed cake mix.

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If you have little kids who like to help in the kitchen, this is one of those recipes that will be perfect for them to assist!

Here is what you will need to make cake mix cookies at home:

It’s really easy to keep or have most of these things on hand, so don’t be surprised if you find yourself making these tasty treats more often now that you know how to do it!

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You can find the full ingredients list and the amounts in the printable recipe card at the bottom of the post!

For this quick and easy recipe you will need a boxed cake mix of your choosing, some eggs, and vegetable oil. That is all!

You can use whatever kind of cake mix you like, any flavor, and you can add sprinkles or chocolate chips prior to baking if you’d like to spice up your cake mix cookies a little!

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How to make my easy cake mix cookie recipe:

Much like the ingredient list, this process is very short and simple. There’s not a whole lot going on and therefore not a whole lot to mess up. If you are not great at baking or if you just don’t like a lot of hassle in the kitchen…this is the recipe for you!

Preheat your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.

A close up shot of the finished cake mix cookie recipe ready to be devoured.

Mix all of the ingredients together until completely blended. If you want to add baking chips or sprinkles now is the time!

Scoop cookie batter and place on a parchment lined baking sheet at least 2 inches apart. Make sure to give them plenty of space. They will be pretty flat so you don’t want them to run together.

A look at a tasty platter filled with the finished cookies.

Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, depending on crispiness desired. I like mine a little bit chewy so I only bake them until they are just starting to get firm around the edges. Keep an eye on them and see how you like yours!

Remove from oven and allow to cool for 5 to 7 minutes on baking sheet before transferring to a wire cooling rack.

here we see three flavors of cake mix cookies finished and ready to eat.

Looking for even more delicious and simple recipes?

If you are a fan of this cake mix cookie recipe then you are going to love some of these other cake mix recipes. You can do so much with them!

Make sure to try out this 2 ingredient Sprite cake! Lemon cake mix cookies are also a big hit in our house, give those a shot as well.

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For those of you looking for no bake desserts, try out this chocolate pudding cake or some incredible fudge recipes!

Printable Cake Mix Cookie Recipe:

Yield: 12 Cookies

Cake Mix Cookie Recipe

A featured image that shows a plate full of cake mix cookie recipe finished in three flavors!

Did you know that you can use cake mix to make cookies?! This cake mix cookie recipe is simple, easy, and quick. They're the perfect cookies to make when you need something that isn't complicated!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cake mix, any flavor
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ cup vegetable oil

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix all ingredients together until completely blended.
  3. Scoop cookie batter and place on a parchment lined baking sheet at least 2 inches apart.
  4. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, depending on crispiness desired.
  5. Remove from oven and allow to cool for 5 to 7 minutes on baking sheet before transferring to a wire cooling rack.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

12

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 256Total Fat: 11gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 9gCholesterol: 31mgSodium: 330mgCarbohydrates: 36gFiber: 1gSugar: 19gProtein: 3g

I am not a medical expert. These calculations are provided as a courtesy.

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