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Easy Funfetti Cookies Without a Cake Mix

These easy Funfetti Cookies are made in minutes without a cake mix. Perfect for Christmas, Valentine's Day and Birthdays!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes
Servings 48 cookies
Calories 156kcal
Author Julie Blanner


  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoons vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 4 1/2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 cup sprinkles


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Combine butter, oil, sugars and vanilla until smooth.
  • Blend in eggs.
  • Add flour, salt, cream of tartar and baking soda until blended.
  • Fold in sprinkles.
  • Using a cookie scoop, scoop dough onto cookie sheets. Bake 8 minutes.


  • Use a cookie scoop to portion out the dough. That way they will all be the same shape and size and cook evenly.
  • When placing the cookie dough onto the sheets, leave a little gap between the as they will spread slightly.
  • The cookies are ready to come out of the oven when they edge are set and very slightly golden brown in color.
  • Use any color combination of sprinkles depending on the occasion.


Calories: 156kcal | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 17mg | Sodium: 87mg | Potassium: 27mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 128IU | Calcium: 4mg | Iron: 1mg