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Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies Recipe

Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies Recipe

These gooey, peanut-buttery treats taste like cake and cookies in one. They’ll be a hit at any bake sale. —Kathy Lazor, Vienna, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 10 min./batch YIELD:48 servings


  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 package chocolate cake mix (regular size)
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup peanut butter chips


  • 1. Preheat oven to 375°. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese and butter until smooth. Beat in egg and vanilla. Add cake mix; beat on low speed until blended. Stir in chocolate and peanut butter chips.
  • 2. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto greased baking sheets. Bake 10-12 minutes or until set. Cool 3 minutes before removing to wire racks. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 4 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 113 calories, 7g fat (4g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 111mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1/2 fat.

Reviews for Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

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MaxandConnie User ID: 6124930 169657
Reviewed Nov. 30, 2012

"Quick and awesome!"

acmyers User ID: 786755 167831
Reviewed Feb. 6, 2011

"I have made these cookies several way. My favorite was strawberry cake mix with white & chocolate chips. Quick & easy if you need a fast cookie. Definately a keeper"

ColleenaG User ID: 1190332 81225
Reviewed Aug. 26, 2010

"These cookies are very easy and quick to make. I made 2 batches in no time. Everyone thought they were very good. What's not to love...chocolate and peanut butter!"

vbeck User ID: 3312006 99867
Reviewed Aug. 26, 2010

"These are okay, but too rich for us. I made them with a yellow cake mix and chocolate chips because I had them on hand. The batter was so thick that I had to mix in the chips with my hands."

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