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The Grinch Christmas Cookies

The Grinch Christmas Cookies

Christmas cookies made with cake batter, food coloring , red hot cinnamon hearts and powdered sugar
Course Cookies, Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Christmas, cookies, Grinch
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 18 people


  • OVEN
  • Mixing Bowl, serving bowl , spatula


  • 1 Box White or Vanilla Cake mix I used Pillsbury
  • ½ cup Butter -softened
  • 1 tbsp. oil
  • ½ cup powdered sugar
  • cup cornstarch
  • cinnamon hearts or sprinkles
  • green gel or frosting


  • Pre-heat oven to 375°
  • In a medium size mixing bowl , mix cake mix, eggs and oil ,stir well
  • Next add food coloring until desired color
  • In a separate bowl, combine powdered sugar and corn starch . Make balls out of dough with spoon or hands (aprox 1 inch ) roll in powdered sugar mixture
  • Place cookie balls on to a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper . Bake 8-10 minutes until firm but do not allow them to brown
  • Remove from oven and allow them to sit for 2-3 minutes before moving to cooling rack
  • Once cool use frosting or gel to place a dot on cookie to adhere red heart :0
  • Enjoy your Grinch Cookies