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[Cookie Elf File #425] Butterscotch Cake Mix Cookies: Just 4 (Yes, Four) Ingredients
September 07, 2021
Dear Cookie Elf reader,

Welcome back to The Cookie Elf File … and to easy cookie recipes! About once a week, The Elf sends you cookie recipes, cookie trivia and simple baking tips to make baking cookies easy and fun for your family.

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.

Cookie Baking Tip: The Cookie Ingredient that Saves the Most Time

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See more helpful cookie baking tips on The Elf’s Baking Tips Pinterest Board .

Help Your Cookies to Cool Off

Heat-resistant silicone spatulas: super long-lasting Slotted spatulas: versatile Wire racks: help your cookies cool it!

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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