Boxed Cake Mix Cookies Recipe

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You can make any cake mix into cookies! Think of the possibilities; double chocolate chip, chocolate peppermint, rocky road. Recipe modified from Pillsbury
Course Dessert
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 8 minutes
Author Kelli Miller


  • 15.25 oz box cake mix
  • ¼ cup oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon milk
  • ½ cup mix-ins like chocolate chips optional
  • frosting optional


  1. Preheat oven to 375.
  2. Stir cake mix, eggs, oil and milk until combined. Stir in mix-ins.
  3. Make 1inch balls with spoons or a cookie scoop and place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet or parchment. Flatten slightly.
  4. Bake for 6-8 minutes or until golden around the edges.
  5. Cool for 1 minute before removing. Frost immediately if you are using frosting or making sandwich cookies.