5 from 2 votes
plate of finished grinch crinkle cookies
Grinch Crinkle Cookies

These easy to make Grinch Crinkle Cookies are perfect for your Christmas cookie tradition. This recipes uses a cake mix, which is great for kids that are just learning how to bake. Dr. Seuss himself would approve of these green cookies with the tiny red heart inside - a heart that is two sizes too small!

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: christmas, christmas cookies, christmas dessert recipe, grinch cookies
Author: Erin Myers
  • Cake Mix
  • 2 eggs
  • ΒΌ cup oil
  • Green food coloring
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • Heart sprinkles
  1. Begin by preheating the oven to 375.
  2. In a bowl, combine cake mix, oil and eggs together.
  3. Mix in your green food coloring until you have the perfect Grinch color.
  4. In a second bowl pour 1 cup of powdered sugar.
  5. Gather a scoop of dough and roll in the powdered sugar mixture.
  6. Shape into a ball and place on a parchment lined cookie sheet.
  7. Add a heart sprinkle to each cookie.
  8. Bake at 375 for 8-10 minutes.
  9. Allow to cool.