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Dec 10 2013
3 years ago
5:03 PM MDT

Red Velvet Box Cake Cookies Recipe

Dec 10, 2013 @ 5:03 PM MDT
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Red Velvet Box Cake Cookies

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

* 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.

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Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 small kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! To see all of Lina’s recipes created just for Hip2Save, click here.

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