Looking for an easy cookie recipe this holiday season to bake for your family or perhaps those fun cookie exchanges you may be attending? Bake these yummy red velvet cookies using a box cake mix! The powdered sugar gives them a pretty red crinkle cookie look and they turn out so chewy and soft. Note: For an equally delicious but different variation, use a lemon box cake mix instead of Red Velvet.
Red Velvet Box Cake Cookies:
(Makes approx. 24 cookies) from Allrecipes.com
* Red Velvet Box Cake Mix
* 2 eggs
* 6 tablespoon butter, melted
* 2 teaspoons lemon zest
* 3/4 cups powdered sugar
* 1 teaspoons corn starch
Heat oven to 370 degrees. and place parchment paper over two cookie sheets.
Mix powdered sugar and corn starch together in a small bowl and set aside.
Beat the eggs, butter, and lemon rind together with a mixer first then mix in the box of cake mix.
Roll into one inch bolls and coat with the powdered sugar mixture.
Place balls on cookie sheet 2 inches apart.
Bake for 7-9 minutes and let cool on a cooling rack.
Seriously these are so good!
We think Santa loves red velvet cookies too! What are your favorite holiday cookies?