Gooey Butter Cookies

Veronica Gain Dorval

By
@DogHouse

these are always a huge hit! not my own recipe but I make the best out of everyone I know who has tried to make them ;) my hubby's coworkers call them "crack cookies"
My coworkers call them "angel pillows"


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Serves:

makes about 50 cookies

Prep:

2 Hr

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Convection Oven

Ingredients

1
egg
1 box
yellow butter recipe cake mix
8 oz
cream cheese softened
1 stick
butter softened
1 tsp
vanilla extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2
Mix ingredients. Knead with hands. Very sticky and messy. trick make sure dough is cold and put some of powder sugar on your hands ;)
3
Refrigerate overnight or a minimum 4 hours. Make into balls, roll in powdered sugar. Bake 10-12 minutes timing is different for ovens so when edges are brown they're ready :)
4
TIP: i make up a couple sheets of cookies, then put dough back in fridge to keep cold, dough is much easier to work with when cold.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American