Chocolate Cake Cookies

This Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies recipe is perfect for easy holiday cookies! Top these soft Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies with frosting and M&Ms to make them totally festive!
Course cookie, cookies, Dessert, holiday
Cuisine American
Keyword Chocolate Cake Cookies
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Rest time 10 minutes
Total Time 17 minutes
Servings 24
Calories 122 kcal


  • 1 package chocolate cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 package Holiday baking M&M's
  • 1/2 cup sprinkles
  • 2 tsp espresso powder
  • Frosting 1 batch homemade or 1 container of store bought


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. In a bowl mix cake mix, oil, eggs and expresso powder.
  3. Then using your hands make small 1/2 inch balls and place on a baking tray.
  4. Bake for 10-12 minutes and remove from oven.
  5. Let cookies cool a few minutes on the baking tray and then transfer to a cookie rack. Let them cool completely.
  6. Using the backside of a spoon put your icing on top of the cookies then sprinkles and top with the mini baking M&M's.
Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Cake Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 122 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 13mg 4%
Sodium 153mg 6%
Potassium 67mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 16g 5%
Sugars 9g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 0.4%
Calcium 2.9%
Iron 4.9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.