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orange cranberry cakemix cookies

a recipe by
Jamie Burris
Fayetteville, AR

Have been wanting to try putting together a cakemix cookie, but didn't want the typical chocolate chip, so I gave this a try and it's so good, especially for this time of year.

serves approx. 4 dozen cookies
prep time 40 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For orange cranberry cakemix cookies

  • 3 Tbsp
    margarine or butter
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese softened
  • 1
  • 1 Tbsp
    orange juice concentrate
  • 1 Tbsp
    finley chopped orange zest
  • 1 box
    yellow cake mix with pudding
  • 1/2 c
    coarse chopped dried cranberries

How To Make orange cranberry cakemix cookies

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2
    Cream the first 5 ingredients together until mixed completely.
  • 3
    Mix in cake mix until fully incorporated.
  • 4
    Add cranberries, then chill for at least 30 minutes to an hour before baking.
  • 5
    Drop by small amounts onto greased cookie sheets and bake for 10 minutes (check for light browning). Keep mix in the fridge while cookies are baking.