Chocolate Butterscotch Cookies

These just might be my favorite cookies ever!  Super moist cake mix helps make these cookies irresistible. They are soft and chewy and full of butterscotch chips. Serve them with a cold glass of milk and you have the perfect afternoon or late night snack.

Chocolate Butterscotch Cookies Recipe

Makes 3 dozen Prep Time: Cook Time:


  • 1/4 cup butter, softened
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 package Betty Crocker Super Moist Devils Food Cake mix
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 cup butterscotch chips



Preheat oven to 350 degrees.


Mix softened butter, eggs, cake mix and water in a bowl. (Note: This batter will be really thick so it may be a little hard to stir)


Once everything is mixed add the butterscotch chips. Stir to combine.


Drop teaspoonfuls of batter about 3 inches apart on greased cookie sheet. Bake 10 minutes. Place on cooling rack. Repeat until all batter is cooked.



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    February 5, 2009 at 10:56 am

    I love your blog! You take great photos and these cookies look fantastic. I’ve had a cold for the past few days and have no sense of taste but I’ve been seriously craving cookies! I don’t want to eat any though until I can actually enjoy them :)

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      February 5, 2009 at 2:07 pm

      I’m glad you love the blog Maris! I’ll let my husband know that you think the photos are great, he takes them for me. Thanks for the nice comments and I hope you feel better soon so you can enjoy some cookies! :)

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