Snowdrop Cookies

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Jun. 06, 2013

These chewy cranberry orange cookies are easy to make, starting with a white cake mix!


White cake mix/Yellow cake mix 18 1/2 Ounce
Eggs 2 , beaten
Canola oil 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Orange zest 1 Tablespoon
Orange extract 1 Teaspoon
Sweetened dried cranberries 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Chopped pecans/Chopped walnuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)



1. Preheat the oven to 350 F.


2. In a large bowl, mix together white cake mix, eggs and oil, and beat well with hand blender until combined.

3. Stir in zest of orange, orange extract, cranberries and pecans, and mix well.

4. On a lightly greased baking sheet, drop the mixture using small cookie scoop, leaving space between each.

5. Bake in the oven for about 10 to 12 minutes or until the edges are lightly golden.

6. Remove from the oven and let it cool.


7. Serve as desired.


You can also try different variation mixed with different cake mix.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 24

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 173Calories from Fat 68

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.3%

Saturated Fat 1 g5%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 158 mg6.58%

Total Carbohydrates 25 g8.3%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 14 g

Protein 2 g4%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet