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These Hot Chocolate Cookies make for a wonderful cookie to warm up with! Chocolate goodness in a cookie form makes them great for a cozy day or evening

If you love chocolate cookies, this hot chocolate cookies recipe is for you! They are easy to make and delicious!

Hot Chocolate Cookies

Hi Friends!

Are you enjoying the season, now that it is officially winter? Winter vibes for me are all about hot chocolate, a warm blanket, and cookies! It’s the season of coziness and these cookies make for a tasty treat. 

I have been baking up a storm and honestly, I just love to do it this time of year. The aroma of baking cookies pairs nicely with the cold weather and my holiday tunes. I have discovered so many great holiday playlists lately and am happy that there are so many great Christmas songs out now. 

This cookie recipe is perfect for the season.

Hot Chocolate Cookies Recipe

Thes go well with hot chocolate, milk or coffee.

Hot Chocolate Cookies Recipe

For more great cookie recipes ideas, check out these:

All of these cookies only take a few ingredients, just like this one.

Hot Chocolate Cookies Recipe Ingredients 

List of main ingredients:

Hot Chocolate Mix – You will want to use this hot chocolate mix recipe for these cookies. 

Flour –I used an all-purpose flour for this recipe. 

Marshmallow Bits – INestle’s use to make these and they were in grocery stores, but they have not been around lately, I like to use these mini marshmallows for recipes. 

How to  make Hot Chocolate Cookies 

The full recipe is below, but the basic steps are:

  1. Cream the sugar and butter.
  2. Add the egg and vanilla
  3. Add the hot chocolate mix
  4. Blend well.
  5. Bake


How to make Hot Chocolate Cookies

And then bake.

Best Hot Cocoa Cookies


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Hot Chocolate Cookies


Hot Chocolate Cookies

Hot Chocolate Cookies Recipe

Hot Chocolate Cookies

Yield: 48
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

These Hot Chocolate Cookies make for a wonderful cookie to warm up with! Chocolate goodness in a cookie form makes them great for a cozy day or evening


  • 1 ⅓ cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup hot chocolate mix
  • ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • ½ cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup chocolate chips, milk or semi-sweet
  • ½ cup marshmallow bits


    Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
    Line baking sheets with parchment paper or silicone mat
    In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, salt and hot cocoa mix
    In a large bowl, cream together the butter and brown sugar until well combined and fluffy
    Add egg and vanilla extract and beat until well combined
    Gradually add dry mixture and beat until well combined
    Stir in chocolate chips and mallow bits
    Scoop dough using a cookie dough scoop or tablespoon and place on prepared baking sheet
    Bake for 8-10 minutes

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 48 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 54Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 5mgSodium: 62mgCarbohydrates: 10gFiber: 0gSugar: 6gProtein: 1g

timesaving tips to streamline recipes

  • Make the hot chocolate mix ahead of time so it is ready for you when you make these cookies.
  • Use parchment paper on the cookie sheet to save energy on clean up
  • Store these cookies in an airtight container once cooled. 

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Hot Chocolate Cookies seems like such an amazing concept, and yet, I have never thought of these or made them. Something great to make for Christmas break!

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