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Gooey Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Gooey chocolate crinkle cookies are a favorite holiday cookie, but they are also the perfect solution to a chocolate cookie craving any time of the year!
Prep Time2 hrs
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time2 hrs 12 mins
Course: desserts
Cuisine: American
Keyword: boxed cake mix, cake mix cookies, chocolate cookie recipe, cookies, crinkle cookies
Servings: 24
Calories: 140kcal


  • 8 oz cream cheese at room temp
  • 1/2 cup butter at room temp
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 box chocolate cake mix
  • 2 tbs flour
  • confectioner’s sugar for dusting


  • In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese & butter till smooth.
  • Beat in the egg and vanilla.
  • Mix in in the cake mix and the flour.
  • Cover & refrigerate for 2 hrs to firm up the dough.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Roll the chilled dough into balls about 1-inch in diameter.
  • Place on ungreased cookie sheets 2-inches apart.
  • Bake for 12 minutes. Cool on sheets 1 minute. Then place on a rack to cool completely.
  • Dust with confectioner’s sugar once cooled.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 140kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 27mg | Sodium: 166mg | Potassium: 16mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 255IU | Calcium: 22mg | Iron: 1mg