Cake Mix Cookies made with m&m candies

M & M Cake Mix Cookies

Here’s another variation on cake mix cookies.  This time, we are making m&m cake mix cookies.  We start with a yellow cake mix amd add a cup full of m&m’s.    These cookies can be made with whatever color m&m’s that you need to make them appropriate for whichever holiday or occasion is next up on your calendar.   They are the perfect addition to a cookie tray, too. colored m&m candies in yellow cake mix cookiesThese cookies are made with red and green candies in honor of the Christmas holiday, but you could use blue, silver, and white candies for Chanukah, pastel colored candies for Easter, or red and white for Valentine’s day.  These cookies are endlessly versatile, simple to make, and just plain delicious.cookies made with yellow cake mix and loaded wtih m&m's

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M & M Cake Mix Cookies
Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 36
This is another variation of cake mix cookies. These cookies are endlessly versatile, and can be made to suit whatever holiday or occasion is next on your calendar by simply changing the color of the m&m's.
  • 1 (15.25 to 16.5 ounce) box yellow cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • ⅓ cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup chocolate m&m canndies
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Pour cake mix into a bowl.
  3. Add eggs and oil to cake mix and mix well until dough forms.
  4. Add m&m candies and stir until candies are incorporated into the dough.
  5. Roll dough into 36 walnut sized balls and place them 2" apart on a baking sheet that is sprayed with non stick spray.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 - 12 minutes or until cookies are done.
  7. Allow to cool for 5 minutes on cookie sheet before removing them to a cooling rack.


Nutrition Facts
Amount Per Serving
Calories 112
% Daily Value
Total Fat 5.24g
Saturated Fat 0.0g
Trans Fat 0.0g
Cholesterol 10mg
Sodium 102.3mg
Total Carbohydrates 15.5g
Dietary Fiber 0.0g
Sugars 9.5g
Protein 1.2g
Vitamin A 0%
Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 2%
Iron 1%

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