Gooey Butter Cookies

Vonna Pauls

By
@HappyCooker

These cookies are so easy to make and everybody loves them. It's fun to experiment with different cake flavors, too. We've made these with coconut cake mix and added coconut flakes as well.


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Rating:
★★★★★ 112 votes
Comments:
Serves:
approx. 24 cookies
Prep:
2 Hr 15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
These cookies are easy to prepare and MUCH easier to enjoy.  I love the crunchiness on the outside and the gooey inside.

Ingredients

1 box
Duncan Hines butter recipe cake mix
1 stick
butter
1/4 tsp
vanilla extract
1 pkg
cream cheese @ room temp (8 oz. pkg)
1
egg

Step-By-Step

1Combine all ingredients with electric mixer until well blended. Chill dough for 2 hours.
2Roll into balls (about walnut size). Roll balls in powdered sugar.
3Bake on ungreased cookie sheet in 350-degree oven for 10 - 12 minutes. Dust with powdered sugar when completely cooled.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #gooey, #cake-mix