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Grinch Christmas Cookie Recipe
What You Need
  • 1 box vanilla or white cake mix
  • 1/2 package 4 oz cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1 egg
  • Green food dye
  • Heart sprinkles
  1. Preheat oven to 350F
  2. Prepare a cookie sheet with a silicone baking mat or parchment paper.
  3. Mix the cake mix, cream cheese, butter and egg together until completely combined
  4. Add the green food dye a few drops at a time, mixing thoroughly and adjusting to reach your desired color.
  5. Using a small cookie scoop, portion out 1 1/2 Tablespoon sized mounds and attach a heart sprinkle in the middle of each.
  6. Bake 10-13 minutes until spread, cracked and no longer glossy.
  7. Allow the cookies to cool on a cooling rack before serving or storing.