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Grinch Cookies Recipe

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These Grinch cookies are fast and easy to make!
Prep: 10 minutes
Cook: 8 minutes
Total: 18 minutes
Easy grinch cookies

This Grinch Cookies Recipe is the best way to enjoy the holiday season. Made with just 5 simple ingredients, you just might be having Christmas cookies every single month!

Cake mix cookies are some of the easiest and fastest ways to make cookies and I love how they turn out. These Cookies with Red Velvet Cake Mix are another cookie recipe that I absolutely love.

A little bit of green food coloring gives these cookies that Grinch look and the topping of powdered sugar adds the perfect dab of sweetness.

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easy grinch cookie recipe

If you want to make these holiday cookies at other times of the year, make it happen! Christmas in July is totally a thing and deserves all the sweet treats your tummy can handle.

Once you gather up the super short list of ingredients below, you’ll be loving every bite of this simple Grinch Cookies recipe.

Needing even more simple cookie recipes?

I have so many other fun cookie desserts that you need to try. They’re all super simple and delicious and perfect for sharing with family and friends. You’re going to have an awesome time working your way through this list of cookie recipes.

One of my top picks is Apple Pie Cookies because who doesn’t love the flavor of apple pie any way you can get it? I also think that these Apple Cinnamon Cookies are certain to be a hit, too.

Don’t forget how simple these Amazing Key Lime Cake Mix Cookies are as well as these Chocolate Chip Cake Batter Cookies, too.

easy grinch cookie recipe

Kitchen Essentials For Cookie Recipes:

It’s always a good idea to keep the kitchen area stocked with a few essentials for baking cookies. Below are some of the items that I love.

Using half sheet baking pans and silicone baking mats will come in really handy for clean-up and ease of use. I use these for my cupcake recipes as well as some of my cookie recipes.

Don’t forget the mixing bowls, a mixer, spatula, and whisks as well so that you’re prepared for any type of recipe. Invest in cooling racks as well so that the cookies can cool properly and quickly to eat faster!

And if you’re a fan of making cupcakes, go ahead and invest in cupcake pans, cupcake liners, and a mixer!

easy grinch cookie recipe

What you will need to make Grinch cookies:

To make these Grinch cookies, you just need a few ingredients to get started. Everyone is going to be in the holiday spirit after baking up a batch!

You will need a boxed cake mix, olive oil, eggs, and powdered sugar.

Don’t worry – just scroll down to the bottom of the post to get the full amounts and ingredients in a printable recipe.

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To make these Grinch cookies there are very few steps that need to happen! With less than 10 minutes of baking time, you’ll be done and enjoying bite after bite asap.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

Mix together the white cake mix, eggs, and olive oil. You’re then going to want to add in the green food coloring and fold it in.

Take 1 T of the cake mix and roll it into a ball. Then roll that ball in powder sugar.

Put on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and add on more cookies with 2 inches in between.

Put in the oven and bake for 7-8 minutes. Take off the baking sheet and let cool in a wire rack.

Do you want to make more dessert recipes?

We have so many fun and tasty treats to share with all of you! Below is just a small sampling of what you can easily make at home!

Try our Apple Pie Cookies, Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies, Twix cookies, brownie batter dip, key lime cookies, chocolate cherry cookies, vanilla cake with strawberry filling, or Instant Pot Apple Spice Cake.

More options are these butter pecan cookies, banana bread with cake mix, 3 ingredient cake mix cookies, cinnamon donutsfunfetti sugar cookie trufflesStrawberry Cake Batter Dip, Firecracker Poke Cake, Layered Red White and Blue Cupcakes, Pineapple Coconut Poke Cake, Chocolate Peanut Butter Dump Cake, and red velvet cake mix cookies.

There’s more! Don’t miss out on these lemon cake mix cookies, Soft Cake Mix Sugar Cookies, Cake Mix Air Fryer Cookies, and Chocolate Chip Cake Batter Cookies!

Printable Grinch Cookies Recipe

Easy grinch cookies

Grinch Cookies Recipe

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Servings: 15 cookies
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 box white cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • green gel food coloring

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Mix together the white cake mix, eggs, and olive oil. You're then going to want to add in the green food coloring and fold it in.
  • Take 1 T of the cake mix and roll it into a ball. Then roll that ball in powder sugar.
  • Put on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and add on more cookies with 2 inches in between.
  • Put in the oven and bake for 7-8 minutes. Take off the baking sheet and let cool in a wire rack.

Estimated Nutritional Information

Serving: 1g | Calories: 119kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 25mg | Sodium: 26mg | Sugar: 9g

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