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Easy Cake Mix Cookies recipe

Easy Cake Mix Cookies recipe

These vanilla cake mix cookies are easy to make, require just a few ingredients, such as your favorite box of cake mix! These delicious cookies are perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth and can be made into different flavors!

With just a few simple ingredients, you can make delicious vanilla cake mix cookies that will satisfy your sweet tooth without any of the hassle.

These easy cake mix cookies are soft, chewy, and downright delicious.

This recipe is one of the easiest cookies you can make! They will work perfectly with your favorite cake mix flavor you happen to have on hand.

cake mix cookies
cake mix cookies

Our personal favorites are yellow cake mix, lemon cake mix or a dark chocolate cake mix. You can make festive cookies for the holidays, use funfetti cake mix for birthdays or even use red velvet cake mix for Valentine’s Day!

With a choice of mix-ins, you can make your homemade cookies as unique and special for any occasion.

So next time you’re in the mood for a quick and easy treat, reach for a box of cake mix and give this recipe for some fluffy cookies a try.

cake mix cookies
cake mix cookies

How to make Cake Batter Cookies

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Ingredients 

  • 1 box of Vanilla Boxed Cake Mix
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • Anywhere from 1/2 cup to 3/4 cup of sprinkles!
cake mix cookies

Directions 

Preheat oven to 350 degrees

Prepare a baking sheet with parchment paper

Mix the dry ingredients – cake & baking powder – in a large bowl.

cake mix cookies

Add in eggs, vanilla, oil; mix,

Add in sprinkles and mix using a wooden spoon.

Using a medium cookie scoop, drop little balls of cookie batter onto the prepared cookie sheets.

cake mix cookies

Bake yellow cake mix cookies for 10 minutes.

Let your cake batter cookies cool for a minute or so and then transfer to a wire cooling rack.

Store these easy cookies in an airtight container at room temperature.

cake mix cookies
cake mix cookies

Looking for some more great ideas for an easy cookie recipe using cake mixes? Try these!

cake mix cookies
cake mix cookies
cake mix cookies

Easy Cake Mix Cookies recipe

Yield: 16
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
These vanilla cake mix cookies are easy to make, require just a few ingredients, such as your favorite box of cake mix! These delicious cookies are perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth and can be made into different flavors!

Ingredients

  • 1 box of Vanilla Cake Mix
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • Anywhere from 1/2 cup to 3/4 cup of sprinkles!

Instructions

    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
    2. Mix cake & baking powder,
    3. Add in eggs, vanilla, oil; mix,
    4. Add in sprinkles and mix,
    5. Drop around 1 tablespoon of batter onto a parchment paper lined cookie sheet.
    6. Bake cake batter cookies 10 minutes.
    7. Let your cake batter cookies cool for a minute or so and then transfer to a wire cooling rack.

Notes

Customize your own cake batter cookies with different types of cake flavors and sprinkles!

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Janet

Wednesday 23rd of November 2016

If I use a lemon cake mix, should I leave out the vanilla? Jan

momma lew

Wednesday 23rd of November 2016

I would since it is already flavored.

Leslie Hernandez

Monday 21st of November 2016

Oh these cookies look yummy and so good. These look like they were supper fun to make just look at those faces, the kids looks happy ;-)

Christina Aliperti

Monday 21st of November 2016

These look so good. My nieces love to bake with me and they are going to enjoy making these and decorating them.

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