The Grinch Cake Mix Cookies

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Christmas Grinch Cookies – another version of cake mix cookies! Turn them green and add a heart to make them look like the “Grinch.”

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The Grinch Cake Mix Cookies... cake mix cookies are a delicious treat but turn them green and add a heart for The Grinch and they're even better!

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The Grinch Cake Mix Cookies... cake mix cookies are a delicious treat but turn them green and add a heart for The Grinch and they're even better!

Christmas cookies are the best out there if you ask me. I love when neighbors bring goody plates around the holidays. It’s always fun to see what treats will be shared. I made these cake mix cookies with The Grinch in mind. Adding the heart is the perfect touch. Be sure to try them out. They are soft and chewy with that cake flavor everyone loves. Share them with your favorite people!

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The Grinch Cake Mix Cookies... cake mix cookies are a delicious treat but turn them green and add a heart for The Grinch and they're even better!

The Grinch Cake Mix Cookies

Course: Dessert
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
Servings: 24
Calories: 144 kcal
Author: I Heart Naptime Contributor

Perfect for Christmas time. A great holiday cake mix cookie! So good!

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Ingredients

  • 1-15.25 oz box vanilla cake mix dry
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 Tbsp oil
  • green food coloring
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch
  • red hots candies or heart sprinkles
  • green decorating gel or frosting

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. In a mixing bowl place the dry cake mix, butter, eggs and oil. Mix until well combined.
  3. Add green food coloring until desired color of green is reached.
  4. Mix together the powdered sugar and cornstarch. Roll dough into balls and into powdered sugar mixture and place onto cookie sheet lined with parchment paper or silicone baking mat.
  5. Bake 8-10 minutes until done taking care not to let cookies brown.
  6. Remove from oven and let sit 2 minutes before placing on wire rack to cool completely.
  7. Using green decorating gel or frosting, place a dot onto each cookie and add a red hot candy.
Nutrition Facts
The Grinch Cake Mix Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 144 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5g 8%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 23mg 8%
Sodium 188mg 8%
Potassium 18mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 22g 7%
Sugars 11g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 2.8%
Calcium 5%
Iron 2.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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