Cake Crumb Chocolate Chip Cookies Be The First To Review By loriemoms recipe I had a ton of cake scraps, and didn’t care for the cookie recipes that all needed oatmeal. I modified this recipe from a couple of others I had found. Cake Crumb Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients 4 cups yellow cake crumbs1/2 teaspoon baking powder1/2 cup shortening1/2 cup sugar4 eggs1/3 cup of water1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 cups chocolate chips1 cup chopped nuts (optional) Instructions Preheat oven to 350 Combine all ingrediants except chocolate chips and nuts. Mix with paddle on low for 1 minute, until well blended Fold in chips and nuts Scoop onto cookie sheets covered with parchment paper and bake for 10-13 minutes until golden brown. These also freeze very nicely. this also works with chocolate cake crumbs, and white chocolate chips!