This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Want to be the talk of your next family or friend gathering?

FOX4’s Michelle Bogowith is in the kitchen to show you an ooey-gooey butter cookie recipe that will fire up everyone’s taste buds.


  • 1 (8oz) package cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla or almond extract
  • 1 package of yellow cake mix
  • 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. In a medium bowl, cream together the cream cheese and butter.
  3. Stir in the egg and vanilla/almond extract. 
  4. Add cake mix and stir until well blended.
  5. Roll into 1″ balls and roll into confectioners’ sugar
  6. Bake for 10-13 minutes
  7. Remove from baking sheet and let cool on wire racks