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5 from 1 vote

Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies

A gorgeous decadent cookies for your holiday dessert table or cookie trays!...if they make it that long ;)
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies
Servings: 30
Calories: 141kcal
Author: Jamielyn Nye


  • 15.25 ounces package Red Velvet Cake Mix
  • 8 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup white chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar


  • Heat oven to 350°
  • In a large bowl, using an electric mixer, combine butter and cream cheese until fluffy.
  • Add egg and vanilla, mix until completely incorporated, then add cake mix and continue mixing until a dough forms (will be thick). Fold in chocolate chips.
  • Place powdered sugar in a small bowl.
  • Using a cookie scoop, form one inch dough balls and roll into powdered sugar to coat.
  • Place cookies 2 inches apart onto a parchment lined cookie sheet and bake for 10-12 minutes, until centers are set.
  • Cool on wire rack.
  • When completely cooled, dust with powdered sugar.


Calories: 141kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 22mg | Sodium: 175mg | Potassium: 68mg | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 205IU | Calcium: 37mg | Iron: 0.7mg