Grinch Themed Christmas Cookies Recipe
If you are a fan of everything Christmas and the Grinch, these Grinch Crinkle Christmas Cookies need to be on your radar. No one can be cranky when these cookies are around!
We may not quite be in the Christmas holiday time just yet…but we’re close enough and in my mind, it’s time. I love being able to create festive cookies that showcase fun characters from the various holidays. One of my favorite cranky creatures just happens to be the Grinch. These Grinch Crinkle Cookies are the perfect way to turn any frown upside down.
Once you say the name of these cookies, it brings a smile to everyone’s face. No one…and I mean no one, can deny how adorable the Grinch truly is. Steal Christmas? Please. If you’ve ever seen the movie or read the book you know that his bark is way worse than his bite!
Start of the Christmas season right with this fun and festive Grinch cookies. The recipe is simple to make and the good news is that it makes more than enough to share with those friends and family members that you love. Doesn’t everyone want a piping hot Grinch Crinkle Cookie straight from the oven? I know I do!
Ingredients for Crinkle Christmas Cookies
1 box of White cake mix
1/3 C vegetable oil
2 large eggs
Red, and leaf green gel food coloring
1 container of white sanding sugar
Instructions to Make Crinkle Christmas Cookies
Preheat oven at 350º F.
Using a standing mixer, combine cake mix, vegetable oil, and 2 eggs until combined.
Divide the batter into two separate bowls.
Mix red food coloring into one bowl
Mix green food coloring into the second bowl
Take about 2 tbsp of the red color of dough and 1 tbsp of the green dough and form into small sized balls.
Pour the sanding sugar into a bowl
Roll cookie dough into the sanding sugar
Place cookie dough balls about 2 inches apart on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet.
Lightly push each cookie dough ball down so that it becomes a thick but flat disk.
Bake for 7 to 8 minutes.
Allow cookies to completely cool before Enjoying!