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Funfetti® Birthday Cookies

Rated as 4.69 out of 5 Stars
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"These are the best birthday cookies out there. They look, taste, and feel like a cookie. These are perfect for kids and adults alike! Delicious!"
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Ingredients

21 m servings 124
Original recipe yields 24 servings (2 dozen cookies)

Directions

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  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. Mix cake mix, eggs, and vegetable oil together in a large bowl to form a dough.
  3. Combine confectioners' sugar and sprinkles together in a small bowl.
  4. Shape dough into 1-inch balls and roll each in the confectioners' sugar mixture. Arrange cookie balls on baking sheets.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven until tops are golden, about 6 minutes. Cool on the baking sheets, about 5 minutes, before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.

Footnotes

  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil helps keep food moist, ensures it cooks evenly, keeps leftovers fresh, and makes clean-up easy.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 124 calories; 5.5 17.7 1.3 16 116 Full nutrition

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Reviews

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Most helpful positive review

The cookies were fairly quick and easy. I think I was too much of a perfectionist when I was rolling them in powder sugar and sprinkles mixture. Because it just felt like that part took forever...

Most helpful critical review

These cookies looked cute, but they had too much of a cake mix or store bought taste to me.

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The cookies were fairly quick and easy. I think I was too much of a perfectionist when I was rolling them in powder sugar and sprinkles mixture. Because it just felt like that part took forever...

These were very easy and surprisingly pretty tasty! Perfect for birthdays! I thought the amounts of powdered sugar and sprinkles was a little much, I had quite a bit left over. I also had to lea...

I used cherry chip cake mix. And sugar crystals instead of sprinkles. It came out great!!! Love this recipe.

These were a hit at my co-worker's birthday party! So easy and quick! I sprinkled more of the powdered sugar mixture on top when I took them out of the oven. I had bought frosting to put on top ...

These were really good. They taste just like birthday cake. My kids said they were "super yummy" which is high praise in my house. The cookies needed about 7 1/2 minutes in the oven, not the 6...

Easy to make, and different cake mixes can also be used. Fake and bake at its finest lol.

Remember to spread the cookies out...or they turn into a cake! ; )

These weren't exactly gourmet but they were good, quick and easy to make with kids. Will try again with strawberry cake mix and maybe lemon!

Easy and delicious! I also frosted them with funfetti frosting