5 from 7 votes

Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies

Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
15 mins
Servings: 24 cookies
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy cookie recipes, easy dessert recipes, holiday recipes
Calories: 187 kcal

These red velvet cookies start with a cake mix, making them super quick and easy to prepare! The soft dough makes for a delicious cookie!


  • 1 box Red Velvet cake mix
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup butter room temperature
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Beat together the cream cheese and butter until well combined. Beat in the egg and vanilla. Add the cake mix and beat until well combined. Stir in the chocolate chips.
  3. Roll tablespoonfuls of dough into balls and place on a parchment lined baking sheet.
  4. Bake for 10 - 12 minutes or until the top is set, but the center is still gooey.
  5. Cool on a wire rack.
Nutrition Facts
Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 187 Calories from Fat 108
% Daily Value*
Fat 12g18%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 29mg10%
Sodium 222mg10%
Potassium 96mg3%
Carbohydrates 18g6%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 260IU5%
Calcium 53mg5%
Iron 0.9mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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