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Cake Mix Grinch Cookies

Grinch Cookies

Yield: 24 cookies
Prep Time: 20 mins
Cook Time: 10 mins
Chill Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 50 mins
Made and loved by thousands every year! These Cake Mix Grinch Cookies are so easy and festive they will be sure to put you in the holiday mood.
4 from 4 votes


  • 1 box french vanilla cake mix dry mix only
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • green food coloring 1 drop
  • 1/2 cup Powdered sugar or more for dusting
  • Sprinkles or candies large heart-shaped


  • PREHEAT oven to 350° F.
  • In the bowl of your mixer CREAM together cake mix, food coloring, oil, and eggs.
  • DROP by Tablespoon into confectioners sugar.
  • CHILL dough balls for 20 minutes before transferring to a baking sheet to bake.
  • PLACE on baking sheet and press 1 large heart candy/sprinkle.
  • BAKE for 8-10 minutes until just set.
  • COOL 3-4 minutes on pan before removing to cool completely on a wire rack. SPRINKLE with more powdered sugar if desired.


Serving: 24cookiesCalories: 54kcal