Recipe For Gooey Cookies. Try granulated and soft brown sugar for a pleasing texture with a caramel flavor, or mix light and muscovado sugars. Because I don't always have cake mix in my pantry…but the basic staples of butter, sugar, flour, cream cheese are always in my kitchen.
Place on a greased cookie sheet. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese and butter until light and fluffy. They are so gooey, chewy, and moist – it's impossible to resit them!
I am a huge fan of my Ooey Gooey Butter Cookies and thought that if I made a few simple changes to the recipe it would convert well to a lemon cookie.
Cream cheese in particular will not cream very smoothly if it as all cold.
Add cake mix, and stir until well blended. I just love using cake mixes to make various classic cookies, just like these Gingerbread Cookies and these Chocolate Crinkle Cookies. Quick and easy gooey butter cookies recipe, homemade with simple ingredients.