Strawberry Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies
Delicious strawberry cake mix cookies with a surprise cream cheese filling!
For the cookie
- 1 Super Moist Strawberry Cake Mix
- 2 Eggs
- 1/2 Cup vegetable oil
- 1 3.4oz box Strawberry or Vanilla instant pudding
For the Cream Cheese Filling
- 4 oz. cream cheese softened
- 2 Tablespoons butter softened
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
- 2 Cups powdered sugar
- dash of salt
For the cookie dough
In a mixing bowl, combine cake mix powder, instant pudding mix powder, eggs and vegetable oil. Mix together until it forms into a dough. Cover and place in fridge until ready to use.
For the cream cheese filling
Combine cream cheese, butter, vanilla, and powdered sugar. Mix together until thick and creamy. Spoon out 1 teaspoon at a time and form into as much of a ball shape as possible onto a parchment paper or foil covered cookie sheet. Place in freezer for 2 hours to set.
When cream cheese filling is set, prepare cookies
Scoop out 1-2 tablespoons of cookie dough and roll into a ball and then flatten into a circle. Place frozen ball of cream cheese filling in middle of flattened dough and then wrap dough around filling forming cookie back into a ball.
Place on a lined cookie sheet and bake 8-12 minutes. When you take them out you may want to slightly flatten cookies.