Cookie Trio

Cookie Trio

This marble sugar cookie recipe offers a trio of options – vanilla, chocolate or blended – all topped with tasty HERSHEY'S HUGS Candy! With three different cookies, no one leaves empty handed, and everyone's happy.

SKILL LEVEL
beginner
PREP
22 min
BAKE
9 min

Ingredients

  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories90
Calories from Fat50
Total Fat5 g8% DV
Saturated Fat2 g13% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol10 mg3% DV
Sodium50 mg2% DV
Total Carbohydrates10 g3% DV
Dietary Fiber0.0 g0% DV
Sugars6 g
Protein1 g
Vitamin A2% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg2% DV
Iron2% DV
  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories90
Calories from Fat50
Total Fat5 g8% DV
Saturated Fat2 g13% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol10 mg3% DV
Sodium50 mg2% DV
Total Carbohydrates10 g3% DV
Dietary Fiber0.0 g0% DV
Sugars6 g
Protein1 g
Vitamin A2% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg2% DV
Iron2% DV
1/2 cupbutter or margarine (1 stick) , softened
1/2 cupshortening
1 cupsugar
1 egg
1 teaspoonvanilla extract
2 cupsall-purpose flour plus 2 tablespoons , divided
1 teaspoonbaking powder
1/4 teaspoonsalt
2 tablespoonsHERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Cocoa
48 HERSHEY'S HUGS Brand Candies , unwrapped

Directions

  • 1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  • 2. Beat butter, shortening and sugar until well blended. Beat in egg and vanilla. Stir together 2 cups flour, baking powder and salt. Gradually beat into butter mixture.
  • 3. Divide dough mixture into halves. Add remaining 2 tablespoons flour to one half and cocoa to the other half, blending well. Roll dough into 1-inch balls. (Roll together a pinch of vanilla dough and a pinch of chocolate dough for marbled cookies.) Place balls on ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 4. Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until cookies are set. Remove from oven to wire rack. Cool 1 minute. Press candy piece into center of each cookie. Remove from cookie sheet to wire rack; cool completely.
  • Makes about 48 cookies.
Ingredients gathered on a table

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