Double Chocolate Mint Cake Mix Cookies are a perfect and easy decadent cookie for your holiday cookie trays. Easily made with a shortcut using a cake mix.
Welcome back to year 6 of our Festive Christmas Event where we team up with a bunch of talented blogging friends to bring you a plethora of creative ways to celebrate your holiday season. We will be baking some cookie recipes for you, sharing some party games, making some handmade gifts, doing some ornament crafting, and sharing our Christmas movies family fun. There will be breakfast recipes and as always our decorated Christmas Trees which is always a fun tour of homes.
New this year is Gift Guides. We are right there with you shopping from home due to COVID 19 and we understand how hard that can be so we have been busy little Elves doing tons of research to create fabulous Gift Guides to help you with your holiday shopping. You will find new ideas every Monday and Wednesday between Oct. 19th through Nov. 18th. Scroll all the way down to find all the ideas linked at the end.
Here’s what I have shared so far for #festivechristmas ideas:
Check out the Holiday Gift Guide of Cookbooks Written by Your Favorite Food Bloggers and this one filled with Holiday Gift Ideas for the Foodies in Your Life.
If you’re needing a homemade gift to give, I’ve shared these cute Holiday Cookie Mix Gift Sack with Printable Gift Tags.
Need a fund Christmas Party game? Check out our Bobbing for Candy Canes game.
Here’s an easy ornament craft that anyone can make: DIY Pour Painted Christmas Ornaments. Or these DIY wood Christmas Decorations that we’ve made over the years.
I also shared my personal top five favorite Christmas movies and this post showcases our Christmas tree that we put up each year.
Today, it’s a Christmas Cookie recipe that is a Double Chocolate Mint Cookie made from a Cake Mix. So simple and easy to whip up a batch. I shared the recipe for this one as a gift to give in this post. These cookies are addicting. Soft, chewy, and packed with chocolatey mint flavor.
How to Make Double Chocolate Mint Cake Mix Cookies
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Spray baking sheet with nonstick spray. Set aside.
In a large mixing bowl add the cake mix (just the dry cake mix), 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder, 1 cup chocolate chips, 3/4 cup mint chocolate pieces. Give it all a stir to combine.
Add the 1/2 cup melted butter and 2 eggs. Using a wooden spoon, mix until combined. Scoop by rounded tablespoons onto prepared baking sheet. Bake 7 – 8 minutes or until edges are set and the tops have started to crack.
Remove from oven and cool a few minutes before removing cookies to cool completely on wire rack.
Double Chocolate Mint Cake Mix Cookies
- 1 box chocolate cake mix
- 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
- 3/4 cup mint chocolate pieces
- 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted
- 2 eggs
- Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Spray baking sheet with nonstick spray. Set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl add the cake mix (just the dry cake mix), 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder, 1 cup chocolate chips, 3/4 cup mint chocolate pieces. Give it all a stir to combine.
- Add the 1/2 cup melted butter and 2 eggs. Using a wooden spoon, mix until combined.
- Scoop by rounded tablespoons onto prepared baking sheet. Bake 7 - 8 minutes or until edges are set and the tops have started to crack.
- Remove from oven and cool a few minutes before removing cookies to cool completely on wire rack.
Other Chocolate Cookie Recipes You May Enjoy:
Chocolate Crinkle Cake Mix Cookies
Chocolate Caramel Pecan Turtle Biscotti
Best Ever Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate Cappuccino Biscotti with Pecans
#FestiveChristmas Calendar of Events
Be sure to follow #FestiveChristmas on all your social media platforms for many ideas, crafts, recipes, and more throughout the event.
Here is a list of what’s to come:
Oct 19 and 21: Gift Guides
Oct 26: Handmade Gifts
Oct 28: Games
Nov 2: Ornament Gifts
Nov 4: Christmas Movies
Nov 9: Christmas Tree
Nov 11: Christmas Decorations
Nov 16: Baking Cookies
Nov 18: Christmas Breakfast
Participating Bloggers and Today’s Links
Christmas Crack Bark – Easy Holiday Sweet Treat My Pinterventures
Easy Chewy Gingersnap Cookies Just Like Grandma’s Intelligent Domestications
Easy Rustic Plum Pie Domestic Deadline
Russian Tea Cakes Creative Cynchronicity
Recipe for Sweet Popcorn with Nuts Farm Girl Reformed
Christmas Sprinkle Cookies As For Me and My Homestead
Keto-friendly Christmas Sweet Treats Little Vintage Cottage
Cranberry and White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies From House To Home
Best Doubletree Chocolate Chip Cookies (copycat) An Alli Event
Easy Mini Cranberry Eggnog Bread Interior Frugalista
Elf Christmas Treats Craft Rocker
Christmas Light Bulb Cookies Purple Hues and Me
Double Chocolate Mint Cake Mix Cookies Blogghetti
Festive Homemade Granny Smith Apple Crisp Recipe Mom Home Guide
Coconut Pecan Bites Across The Blvd.
Buckeye Candy Recipe (Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls) Tikkido
Red Velvet White Chip Cookies Domestically Creative
Easy Gingerbread House Cupcakes Our Sutton Place
Almond Crisps Polka Dot Poplars
Traditional Gingerbread Cake with Caramel Sauce Pretty DIY Home
Low Carb Shortbread Cookies Christmas Tree Lane
How To Make Madeleines – Sweet Little Holiday Temptations My Humble Home and Garden
Through the Window Hand Towel (Free Crochet Pattern) Eye Love Knots
Christmas Snack Mix Simply Inspired Meals
Gingerbread Chai Cheesecake Cups Coffee with of Us
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Marie-Interior Frugalista says
Lisa, you had me at cake mix! Love that these can be whipped up in a pinch and they sound deliciously chocolatey.