I hear it's your birthday!? Woohooo! We're gonna have a good time celebrating with these Birthday Cake Cookies! We loaded these funfetti cookies up with colorful sprinkles and white chocolate chips for a sweet birthday party treat! Above all, these soft, thick and chewy cookies have the vanilla and butter flavors just like birthday cake so they taste like a party for real!
Keyword: birthday, birthday cake, cookies, funfetti, party treats, sprinkles
Servings: 14¼ cup cookies
Author: Kim Lange
½cupunsalted butter softened
1cupsprinklesplus more for tops of cookies if desired.
¾cupwhite chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
In a mixing bowl, cream together the softened butter and both sugars until fluffy for a couple of minutes.
Beat in the egg and vanilla.
Mix in the flour, baking powder and salt until just combined. Add in the white chocolate chips and sprinkles. Do not over-mix, dough should be wet, yet crumbly looking.
Scoop dough balls out with ¼ cup cookie scoop.
Place scooped dough balls on parchment lined cookie sheet.
Bake cookies 2 inches apart for 15 minutes, 6 to 8 cookies per baking sheet. Do not overbake to keep them soft and chewy style. Do not overbake, cookies will continue baking on baking sheet.
Let cool 5 minutes and then transfer to a baking rack.
For smaller cookies, use 1.5 or 2 tablespoon cookie scoops and bake for 10-12 minutes.
Add 1 teaspoon of Cake batter extract instead of vanilla to cookies if you want an extra boost of birthday cake flavor!