Peppermint Cake Mix Christmas Cookies

These cookies start with a cake mix for convenience and ease. These small cookies are big on flavor with the peppermint being the star.

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~ They start with a cake mix. ~ Just five ingredients. ~ They look great on a holiday cookie platter or dessert table during the Christmas season.


White Cake Mix Vegetable Oil ~ Egg  Christmas Sprinkles Mint M&M Candies


In the bowl of a stand mixer, combine the cake mix, eggs, and vegetable oil. Mix on medium until ingredients are well combined.


Using a rubber spatula stir in the mint M&Ms and the Christmas sprinkles until well distributed in the cookie dough. Chill the dough in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour and up to 2 hours.


Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, until the edges begin to turn golden.

Pro Tip:

Once you scoop the dough onto the cookie sheet, place one or two more mint candies on top of each cookie. They will look pretty once they bake.

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