Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies Recipe (aka Cheater Cookies!)

 Just FOUR ingredients in these yummy Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies (aka Cheater Cookies), you'll be the hero when you pull these out of the oven in less than 30 minutes!
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Course: Cookie
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Cooling time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 24 cookies
Calories: 137kcal
Author: Kylee Cooks


  • 1 package devil's food cake mix
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Mix all ingredients together, roll into balls and put on baking sheets lined with parchment (or a silpat). 
  • Optional: press cookies with a fork to flatten.
  • Bake for 12-14 minutes.
  • Remove from oven, and let cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes, then transfer to a cooling rack.
  • Devour.


Calories: 137kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 7mg | Sodium: 153mg | Potassium: 61mg | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 20IU | Calcium: 32mg | Iron: 0.9mg
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