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Chocolate Truffle Cookies Recipe

Chocolate Truffle Cookies Recipe

I experimented with a chocolate cookie recipe until I was satisfied with the results. I entered these cookies at our county fair and won a blue ribbon. If you love chocolate, I'm sure you'll like these cookies.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min./batch YIELD:33 servings


  • 1-1/4 cups butter, softened
  • 2-1/4 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1/3 cup baking cocoa
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup chocolate sprinkles


  • 1. In a large bowl, cream butter, confectioners' sugar and cocoa until light and fluffy. Beat in sour cream and vanilla. Add flour; mix well. Stir in chocolate chips. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • 2. Roll into 1-in. balls; dip in chocolate sprinkles. Place, sprinkled side up, 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 325° for 10 minutes or until set. Cool 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely. Yield: about 5-1/2 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

2 each: 179 calories, 10g fat (6g saturated fat), 20mg cholesterol, 72mg sodium, 22g carbohydrate (14g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.

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[email protected] User ID: 3392849 201601
Reviewed Nov. 8, 2014

"Making them for the first time and I think they will be a holiday favorite. Gave them a four because I like to see how they will freeze. Followed recipe exactly and am having good results."

terriefar User ID: 7571577 14444
Reviewed Dec. 30, 2013

"I made these chocolate truffle cookies they came out GOOD but I didn't put 1/4 cup sour cream I put 1 spoon family love it"

sassyatmb User ID: 4156540 38548
Reviewed Dec. 18, 2011

"I have made these cookies for my Church cookie Bazaar this Christmas season and have been asked for the recipe by 4 families. Loved them and can't have enough of them. Great for chocolate Lovers."

katieleigh3508 User ID: 4885329 25354
Reviewed Apr. 18, 2011

"I made the recipe exactly as written but my nice round balls of chilled dough did not bake nicely at all. I didn't care for the taste (too chocolatey and sugary) and they could not be served to others. Not sure what can be fixed in the recipe but I won't be trying it again."

erincaye User ID: 1530883 31951
Reviewed Dec. 12, 2010

"These cookies were great to take to a cookie party for the holidays. They made enough without having to double the batch, and were very easy to make. Prepare yourself for chocolate heaven!"

seabslittlecutlet User ID: 5650173 37880
Reviewed Dec. 2, 2010

"This is a staple of my Christmas cookie baking. They go SO FAST and I always get requests for the recipe. YUM!"

lightedway User ID: 4228023 15219
Reviewed Sep. 23, 2009

"I love these cookies! They are easy to make and they look so pretty. I will be making them for Christmas using red and green sprinkles.


lurky27 User ID: 1251896 38476
Reviewed Mar. 11, 2009

"These are the best! I have made them numerous times and always receive rave reviews. YUMMY!

~ Theresa"

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