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[Cookie Elf File #207] Butterscotch Cake Mix Cookies: Just 4 (Yes, Four) Ingredients
September 05, 2017
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Back to a new fall routine? These easy and quick Butterscotch Cake Mix Cookies mean you can still have some homemade goodness in the middle of the bedlam. Enjoy!

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Feature: Butterscotch Cake Mix Cookies: Just 4 (Yes, Four) Ingredients

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Butterscotch Cake Mix Cookies are so fast and easy to make that you might feel you’re cheating.

You’re not! What defines a homemade cookie is that it is made at home – with your TLC.

Just 4 ingredients make it simple. The cake mix saves you the steps of measuring and mixing. The recipe’s four ingredients come together in just a few minutes. Good is good, whether it’s fast or slow. And these babies are addictive.

Prep time: 5-10 minutes
Bake time: 8-10 minutes
Makes about 2 dozen cookies

Get the full recipe for Butterscotch Cake Mix Cookies… and be sure to check out The Elf’s Cake Mix Cookies Pinterest board for more cookie recipe inspiration.

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More Easy Cake Mix Cookies

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That’s it for now. See you next time!

Happy baking,

Kathy, The Cookie Elf

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