Are you looking for a unique recipe for Valentine’s Day? Check out this recipe for White Chocolate Crinkle Cookies With A Chocolate Heart.These are super cute to make for your kids, significant other, or your co-workers! They looks so pretty and they are made with a cake mix!

Just add a few ingredients to your mixer and you will get these very tasty cookies. I love the sanding sugar. It almost looks like it is covered in glitter. The chocolate heart in the middle is the perfect touch. Or you could change it out for other pieces of candy like a Hershey Kiss, or a Dove Square.

You can even switch out the sugar to a colored sugar. These cookies would be gorgeous with a pink or red sugar coating.

White Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

This is also a fun cookie to make with your kids. My daughter loves to drop cookie balls into sugar and then add the chocolate heart to the top. It’s a great way to spend time with your kids!

Printable Recipe for White Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

White Chocolate Crinkle Cookies With A Chocolate Heart

Makes 18 cookies


  • 1 box of White cake mix
  • ⅓  cup vegetable oil
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 teaspoon white chocolate extract (you could use vanilla extract and it will still taste great!) 
  • 1 container of white sanding sugar
  • 18 chocolate hearts (or more as needed) You can also use Heresy Kisses. 

Instructions (Click here for the Printable Recipe)

Preheat oven at 350º F.

Using a standing mixer, combine cake mix, vegetable oil, white chocolate extract and 2 eggs until combined.

Scoop out about 3 Tablespoons of batter into your hands and roll into a ball.

Pour the sanding sugar into a bowl and roll cookie dough in the sanding sugar.

Place cookie dough balls about 2 inches apart on a parchment paper lined baking sheet.

Lightly push each cookie dough ball down so that it becomes a thick but flat disk.

Bake for 7 to 8 minutes.

Allow to cool for 1 minute and place the chocolate heart into the center of the cookies.


Everyone will love these unique Valentine's Day Cookies - White Chocolate Crinkle Cookies With A Chocolate Heart. It's an easy recipe that could be for kids, spouse, or co-workers.  It's a simple, homemade cookie everyone will love. #SYD