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gooey butter cookies
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Gooey Butter Cookies

Gooey Butter Cookies made with a cake mix, butter, cream cheese, eggs, and vanilla. And easy cookie recipe made with only 5-ingredients!
Prep Time35 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cake mix cookies, cookies
Servings: 24 cookies
Author: Kasey Schwartz


  • 1 box yellow cake mix
  • 1/2 c butter softened
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • 1 egg
  • powdered sugar


  • Beat butter, vanilla, egg and cream cheese until fluffy.
  • Mix in cake mix untill well blended.
  • Chill for 30 minututes to an hour
  • Roll into balls and dip in a bowl of powdered sugar.
  • Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes until the edges are lightly brown. Allow to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes until cooling on a wire rack.