Gooey Butter Cookies

Gooey Butter Cookies

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Rainn Thomas


The first time i had these I fell in love with them. They are sooo good and soo easy to make, even if i do prefer to make my own cake by scratch.

This is my mother's recipe and will satiate the craving of any cookie monster.


★★★★★ 1 vote

2 Hr
10 Min


  • 1 box
    duncan hines butter cake mix
  • 1 stick
    butter (not margarine)
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1

How to Make Gooey Butter Cookies


  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix until well blended.
  2. Chill dough for 2 hours.
  3. Preheat oven to 350F.
  4. After chilling, roll into 1-inch balls.
  5. Roll balls into confectioners' sugar.
  6. Bake on an ungreased cookie sheet for about 10-12 minutes.
  7. Let cool completely, then dust with confectioners' sugar.

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About Gooey Butter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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