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Texas Sheet Cake Cookies

Moist chocolate cookies {make with a cake mix} and covered in a cooked chocolate frosting.

Course Dessert
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 16

Ingredients

Cookie

  • 1 box chocolate cake mix
  • 2 eggs {whisked}
  • 1/3 cup oil

Frosting

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 tbsp cocoa
  • 3 tbsp milk
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar

Instructions

Cookies

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Combine cookie ingredients in large bowl and mix until completely incorporated.  NOTE:  Dough will be thick.

  3. Using a medium sized cookie scoop {or heaping tablespoon}, scoop cookies onto a parchment lined cookie sheet.

  4. Bake for 7-8 minutes, remove from oven and let cool on cookie sheet for 4-5 minutes before moving them to a cooling rack.  Repeat until all of the dough is baked.

Frosting

  1. Combine the first 3 frosting ingredients in a small saucepan over medium heat and whisk until the mixture has melted.  Remove from heat, add powdered sugar and whisk until smooth.

  2. Pour frosting over cookies.  Use a knife or spoon to move excess frosting and be sure that each cookie is completely covered.

  3. Let frosting set and serve.  Keep your Texas sheet cake cookies in an air tight container at room temperature for up to 3 days.

Recipe Notes