Super Easy Cranberry Sugar Cookies

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

from a Pillsbury Holiday Baking cookbook

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (15 5/8 ounce) box cranberry muffin mix or 1 (15 5/8 ounce) box cranberry-orange quick bread mix
  • 34 cup butter, softened
  • 3 tablespoons sugar


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In large bowl, combine quick bread mix and butter; mix well. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
  3. Flatten balls to 1/8-inch thickness with bottom of glass dipped in sugar.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for nine to 11 minutes or until golden brown. Watch carefully as these burn easily due to the amount of butter.
  5. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheets and continue cooling on wire rack.
Most Helpful

A fabulous addition to our cookie trays ever year!! Easy and very tasty!

Carrie in Indiana December 18, 2013

These are such a huge hit at the holidays! They are absolutely perfect with a cup of tea. If you over bake them, they get crumbly, not so good for dunking, but still delicious.

Stephanie Huston October 29, 2007