Cake Mix Cookies

CAKE MIX COOKIES
Recipe Rating:
 3 Ratings
Serves: 18
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Ingredients

1 box cake mix, any flavor
2 eggs
2/3 c butter flavor shortening
1 tsp vanilla extract

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Anita Bilyeu Recipe
Lightly Salted
Louisville, KY (pop. 759,621)
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Member Since Nov 2011
Anita's notes for this recipe:
I work very crazy hours for emergency services and I always make a batch of Cake Mix Cookies for potlucks. People think I'm some sort of gourmet!
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Directions

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix eggs, shortening, and vanilla until smooth.
2
Add cake mix, a little at a time and blend until smooth each time. By the time the entire box is mixed in, the mixture will be of cookie dough consistency.
3
If you want to add any extras, like chocolate chips, peppermint brickle, nuts, etc., add in one cup during the blending process.
4
Drop by spoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 10 minutes. Let cool and enjoy!
5
Some family favorites:
French Vanilla cake mix with peppermint brickle.
Carrot Cake mix with 1/2 cup pistachios and 1/2 cup white chocolate chips.
Red Velvet cake mix with white chocolate chips.
Lemon cake mix with dried cranberries.

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user Jodi Nicholas tngoplat - Jan 12, 2012
I am new to this group and by what I am seeing, I am very excited to see the different ways to do all kinds of things!
user L Wade daisydo14 - May 4, 2012
Just joined and already in Love with this place. THANK YOU !!!!
user Charlotte Nelson Chars218 - May 27, 2012
Made these today, added dried cranberries and white chocolate chips. They were a big hit with my family. I will make these again. Thanks for the recipe!
user Charlotte Nelson Chars218 - May 27, 2012
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
user L Wade daisydo14 - May 27, 2012
Me to Chars218 !!! Have done them 3 times and every one has been a hit. Strawberry, orange and lemon. LOVE this. As you say, tried and approved !!! A keeper.

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