Gooey Butter Cookies

Submitted by Susan Baumgartner

Gooey Butter Cookies


  • 1/2 stick butter room temperature
  • 1/4 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) cream cheese room temperature
  • 1 box butter recipe yellow cake mix
  • Powdered sugar


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat butter, vanilla, egg, and cream cheese until light and fluffy; mix in dry cake mix. Chill 30 minutes. Drop balls into powdered sugar. Bake 12 minutes or until golden brown.