Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
- 1 (18.25 ounces) vanilla or French vanilla box cake mix, dry
- 1/3 cup vegetable oil
- 2 eggs, lightly beaten
- 1/2 cup dried berry mix fruit, chopped to 1/2 inch pieces, soaked in hot water for 30 minutes, and thoroughly drained
- 1/2 cup chopped pecans
- 1/4 cup miniature chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 350 F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper or Silpats.
Scoop dough by the teaspoonful and use your hands to roll and compress into small balls. Place on prepared baking sheet about 2 inches apart. Bake about 10 minutes, until lightly browned around the edges. Do not over-bake.
Cool on racks. Store leftovers in a covered container.
Yield: about 5 dozen cookies
Note: These are best made small as bite-sized cookies.
Choco Berry Nut Cake Mix Cookies Photo © 2006 Peggy Trowbridge, licensed to About.com, Inc.