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Lucky Charms Cookies for St. Patrick’s Day

Get into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit with these pretty green Lucky Charms cookies. Your kids will love these marshmallow-topped treats!

Lucky Charms Cookies - a kid-friendly St. Patrick's Day recipe!

How to Make Lucky Charms Cookies for St. Patrick’s Day

I’ve been looking for an easy (but delicious) treat for St. Patrick’s Day, and I have to say, these Lucky Charms cookies from our contributor, Christine, fit the bill perfectly! They’re soft and chewy, but most importantly, they’re super yummy. Seriously, if you have a sweet tooth, you’re going to have such a hard time keeping your hands off these!

And if you need help making your cookies more chewy than cakey, read these tips.

Easy Lucky Charms Cookies for St. Patrick's Day

But you’re here for the recipe, right? Here it is!

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Lucky Charms Cookies for St. Patrick's Day

Donella Crigger
Kids will love these Lucky Charms Cookies for St. Patrick's Day. They're soft, chewy and delicious!
5 from 1 vote


  • 1 box white cake mix
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • Green food coloring
  • 1/2 cup white chocolate chips
  • Betty Crocker white cookie icing
  • 1/2 cup Lucky Charms marshmallows


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a large mixing bowl, add the dry cake mix, baking powder, eggs, vegetable oil, vanilla and 2 drops of green food coloring.
  • Mix on medium speed until all of the ingredients are well incorporated. The batter will be thick and light green in color.
  • Fold in the white chocolate chips.
  • Using a one Tablespoon cookie scoop, drop the cookie dough balls onto the parchment lined cookie sheet.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes exactly. Do not over-bake.
  • Once removed from the oven, keep the cookies on the cookie sheet for 10 minutes to cool.
  • Transfer to a wire rack to complete the cooling process.
  • Once the cookies are completely cooled, ice the middle of each cookie. Sprinkle a few Lucky Charms marshmallows on top before the icing sets.
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