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Chocolate Cake Mix Christmas Cookies on a cutting board with m&Ms

Chocolate Cake Mix Christmas Cookies

Jennie Duncan
A simple cookie recipe during this busy season is a must. These Chocolate Cake Mix Christmas Cookies are made from a box cake mix and taste amazing.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Chilling: 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 20 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 20 cookies
Calories 168 kcal


  • 15.25 oz chocolate cake mix
  • cup vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup Christmas M&Ms


  • In a large mixing bowl combine cake mix, oil, eggs, and vanilla extract.
  • Fold in Christmas M&Ms.
  • Place dough in the fridge to chill for 1 hour.
  • Preheat your oven to 350 degrees. Prepare a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • Bake for 9-10 minutes. Allow to cool for 1 minute on the baking sheet then remove and cool completely on a cooling rack.



Storing Cookie Dough/Cookies:
This is a great recipe to prepare ahead of time and bake later. You can store this cookie dough in the fridge in an airtight container for up to 2 days.
Then continue with the baking instructions. If you want to go ahead and make the cookies then keep in an airtight container for 5 days.


Serving: 1cookieSodium: 127mgCalcium: 27mgVitamin C: 1mgVitamin A: 47IUSugar: 17gFiber: 1gPotassium: 6mgCholesterol: 18mgCalories: 168kcalSaturated Fat: 5gFat: 7gProtein: 2gCarbohydrates: 26gIron: 1mg
Keyword Chocolate Cake Mix Christmas Cookies
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