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Cookie Trio Recipe

Cookie Trio
Fun for Kids Beginner

Prep Time: 22 Minutes

Skill Level: Beginner

Recipe Rating

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Cocoa
  • 48 HERSHEY'S HUGS Brand Candies

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.

Ratings & Reviews

    love these cookies, they are so good!
    Very easy and fun to do with my 4 year old... Tasted excellent