Did you know that you can use cake mix to make amazingly delicious cookies? They require very few ingredients and can be made from any kind of cake mix. Here is what you will need.

Want to learn a super simple way to make cookies? With just three ingredients you can turn cake mix into  delicious cookies! Read on for this easy dessert recipe.

Ingredients for Cookies from Cake Mix

  • 1 box (15.25 oz) of cake mix
  • 1/3 cup oil
  • 2 eggs
  • Frosting (optional)

How to Make Cookies From Cake Mix

  1. Heat the oven to 375 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together the cake mix, oil, and eggs until well mixed. Gently fold in any mix-ins of your choice. (See below for fun combinations and mix-ins.)
  3. Shape a tablespoonful of dough into 1-inch balls and place on a cookie sheet 2 inches apart.
  4. Flatten each ball to about 1/4 thickness by using the bottom of a glass dipped in flour.
  5. Bake for 6 to 8 minutes or until the edges are golden brown. Let cool for 1 minute before transferring to a cooling rack and allow to cool completely.
  6. Optional: Once completely cooled, frost with your favorite frosting and top with sprinkles.

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Fun Combinations and Mix-Ins

  • Funfetti Cake Mix with Frosting and Sprinkles
  • Vanilla Cake Mix with Chocolate Chips or Sprinkles
  • Chocolate Cake Mix with Chocolate Chips
  • Red Velvet Cake Mix with Cream Cheese Frosting
  • Chocolate Cake Mix with Peanut Butter Chips
  • White Cake Mix with M&M’s or Fruity Pebbles cereal

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