Sunday, November 27, 2011

Devil's Food Cake Mix Cookies


We just made it back to Houston and are completely worn out, but I wanted to share a quick (and very yummy!) post with you before we hit the hay. I found this recipe while rummaging through my grandma's old cookbook for Thanksgiving baking ideas and decided to make them for Zach's brother and sister-in-law who so graciously let us stay with them the last nine days. Nine days is a very long time to put up with me and Z. I threw in the M&Ms on a whim to add some color and they turned out pretty tasty if I do say so myself. They only took a few minutes to make and call for four ingredients....need I say more?

Ingredients:
1 box Devil's Food cake mix
2 eggs
1/2 c. vegetable oil
1 c. Christmas M&Ms (optional, can also use pecans, coconut, etc.)


Directions:

Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Mix first three ingredients together then stir in M&Ms. Roll into walnut-sized balls and place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 8-10 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool 2 minutes on cookie sheet.

*Makes 3 dozen cookies.


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6 comments:

  1. Wow! These sound and look so yummy! I'm kind of obsessed with M&Ms, though. You can come stay with us any time if you bring cookies. ;)

    Thanks for linking up to Dare to DIY! I really appreciate it!

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  2. This looks easy and delicious! Will have to try them soon, perfect with the cold weather coming up.
    Thank you for visiting and following my blog! I am your newest follower as well, loving your style.

    -Cass

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  3. I agree the M & M's make them look so pretty! I wonder how the pretzel M&M's would taste in these (I'm a little obsessed with those!)
    The possibilities with this recipe are endless. Lemon cake mix, spice cake mix... oh my gosh I am drooling!

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  4. These look so easy and delicious. Must try! Thanks for sharing.

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