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Vanilla Crinkle Cookies Made with a Cake Mix Recipe

Vanilla Crinkle Cookies Made with a Cake Mix Recipe

Make these delicious vanilla crinkle cookies from a box of cake mix. This recipe is super easy and requires just 4 simple ingredients! These chewy cookies will become a new family favorite.

Who doesn’t love delicious cookies? And who doesn’t love cake? Why not combine the two in one delicious dessert! These vanilla crinkle cookies are made with the help of a boxed cake mix and just four simple ingredients.

They’re easy to make, require no baking skills, and taste great.

This easy recipe for cake mix cookies is perfect for any occasion – big or small! Baking holiday cookies is one of our favorite holiday traditions. This Christmas crinkle cookie is our favorite thing dipped in a glass of milk.

Read on for this easy cookie recipe that’s sure to be your family’s new favorite. 

These vanilla crinkle cookies are soft and fluffy and taste like the ones from your childhood, making them the perfect cookie!

vanilla crinkle cookies with cake mix

How to Make Crinkle Cookies with a Cake Mix

Ingredients:

  • 1 box Vanilla Cake Mix
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/3 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1/2 cup Powdered Sugar
vanilla crinkle cookies with cake mix

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees fahrenheit.

Line two baking sheets with parchment paper or silicone baking mats. Set aside.

In a mixing bowl, combine cake mix, eggs and vegetable oil until smooth and completely combined, about 2 minutes, until a stiff dough forms.

Use a 1 1/2 Tablespoon cookie scoop or ice cream scoop to portion out the crinkle cookie dough, then roll into dough balls.

vanilla crinkle cookies with cake mix

Roll balls individually in the powdered icing sugar and toss to coat completely, don’t forget the top of the cookie.

Place each sugar-coated dough ball at least 3″ apart on the prepared cookie sheets.

vanilla crinkle cookies with cake mix

Bake for 10 minutes until there are puffy cookies and a nice golden brown cookie bottom with crisp edges.

Allow the cookies to cool for 5 minutes on the baking sheet before attempting to remove to a cooling rack.

Store in an airtight container, sealed container or freezer bag at room temperature to be sure to have a fresh cookie the next day.

Change up the Cake Mix Flavor

The best part about this perfect dessert is that you can use a variety of cake mixes to make easy cookies!

  • Make lemon cookies using a lemon cake mix,
  • devil’s food cake mix or your favorite chocolate cake mix make great fudgy chocolate crinkle cookies
  • Strawberry Cake Mix Crinkle Cookies are fun for Valentine’s Day
  • Add green food coloring and mint extract for simple cookies on St. Patrick’s Day or add any of your favorite colors to the dry cake mix!

Check these tasty treats out if you are looking for simple cookie recipes!

vanilla crinkle cookies with cake mix

Vanilla Crinkle Cookies Made with a Cake Mix Recipe

Yield: 20
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Additional Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Make these delicious vanilla crinkle cookies from a box of cake mix. This recipe is super easy and requires just 4 simple ingredients! These chewy cookies will become a new family favorite.

Ingredients

  • 1 box Vanilla Cake Mix
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/3 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1/2 cup Powdered Icing Sugar

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350F.

Line two baking sheets with parchment paper or silicone baking mats. Set aside.

In a large bowl, beat together the cake mix, eggs and vegetable oil until smooth and completely combined, about 2 minutes.

Use a 1 1/2 Tablespoon cookie scoop to portion out the cookie batter, then roll into balls.

Place each ball of dough individually in the powdered icing sugar and toss to coat completely.

Place each sugar-coated dough ball at least 3" apart on the prepared cookie sheets.

Bake for 10 minutes until lightly golden and spread out.

Allow the cookies to cool for 5 minutes on the baking sheet before attempting to remove to a cooling rack or serve.

Notes

Store in an airtight container, sealed container or freezer bag at room temperature to be sure to have a fresh cookie the next day.

Change up the Cake Mix Flavor

The best part about this perfect dessert is that you can use a variety of cake mixes to make easy cookies!

Make lemon cookies using a lemon cake mix,

devil’s food cake mix or your favorite chocolate cake mix make great fudgy chocolate crinkle cookies

Strawberry Cake Mix Crinkle Cookies are fun for Valentine's Day

Add green food coloring and mint extract for simple cookies on St. Patrick's Day or add any of your favorite colors to the dry cake mix!

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