Cake Mix Cookie Recipes

You can make a wide range of cake mix cookies just by changing up the flavor of the cake mix, the add ins or frosting. Using a cake mix to make cookies speeds the baking process along. here are some of our favorite cookie recipes using a cake mix.

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Easy Cake Mix Cookies

by Kathie (USA) Ingredients:
  • 1 box of cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup oil

Mix together, roll into 1 inch balls of dough Bake for 8 to 10 minutes at 350 Optional: roll dough in powdered sugar before baking; mix crushed candy bars such as Butterfingers into dough.
cake mix marble cookies

Cool Whip Cake Mix Cookies

funfetti cake mix cookies Ingredients:
  • any flavor cake mix
  • 1 egg
  • 2 cups cool whip
  • chopped nuts, optional
  • baking chips, any flavor
  • powdered sugar
Mix cake mix, egg and cool whip together. Stir in chips and nuts. let chill 20 minutes. Roll dough into balls and then roll balls in powdered sugar. Bake on a greased cookie sheet at 350 degrees for 8-10 minutes until golden brown.
Lots of different creations you can make with this recipe see some ideas below.

Chocolate Chip Cookies from Cake Mix

  • yellow cake mix
  • 1/2 Cup butter, melted or vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 Cup chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix together cake mix, butter and eggs until batter is smooth. Stir in chocolate chips. With a cookie or muffin scoop, scoop onto cookie sheet. Bake 8-10 minutes or until edges or starting to crisp.
chocolate chip cookies from cake mix

Brownie Cookies using a Brownie Mix

  • 1/2 Cup flour
  • brownie mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 Cup vegetable oil
  • 2 Tablespoons water
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix together brownie mix, oil, flour, water and eggs until batter is smooth. With a cookie or muffin scoop, scoop onto cookie sheet. Bake 8-10 minutes or until edges or starting to crisp.
brownie mix cookies

10 More Cake Mix Cookie Ideas

cake mix ideas
  • Chocolate Blossoms. Use a devil food cake mix using any of the above recipes. Add a chocolate kiss on top of each cookie as soon as they come out of the oven.

  • Sugar cookies. Use a white cake mix add in 1 teaspoon lemon extract. Sprinkle flour on a clean counter and roll out sugar cookies with cookie cutters. Bake and frost.

  • Peanut Butter Cookies. Use a yellow cake mix and add in 1 Cup peanut butter in place of the oil in the recipes above. Roll dough into a ball and place on a cookie sheet. Flatten with the fork in a crisscross pattern.

  • Sandwich cookies. Create one of the cake mix cookies above and add frosting between two cookies for a sandwich cookie.

  • Spice cake with raisins. Use any of the recipes above, and add raisins and nuts to a spice cake mix.

  • Chocolate cake with peanut butter chips. Use any of the recipes above, and add peanut butter chips to a chocolate cake mix.

  • Cherry cake with cherry chips. Use any of the recipes above, and add cherry chips to a cherry or strawberry cake mix.

  • Lemon mix with coconut. Use any of the recipes above, and add shredded coconut to a lemon cake mix.

  • Candy Cookies. Use any of the recipes above, and add chopped candy bars to any cake mix.

  • Birthday Cake Mix Cookies. Using the recipes above, add birthday sprinkles to a funfetti cake mix. Frost tops once cooled and add more sprinkles.

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Snowball cookies
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Resurrection cookies/meringue cookie
Flower Cookies
Poppy Seed Cookies
4 ingredient breakfast cookies
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