Chocolate Cookie Recipes

Chocoholics, listen up. We’ve collected our best chocolate cookie recipes for anyone with a major craving. Find tasty ideas, techniques and more.

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Peppermint Schnapps Hot Cocoa Snowflakes

Mint and chocolate are perfect partners in these cutout cookies! —James Schend, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin


Gluten-Free Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

1 review

These gluten-free chocolate crinkle cookies are a family favorite. The ground almonds make them even better. —Karen Kelly, Germantown, Maryland


Mocha-Walnut Macarons

1 review

These mocha macarons perfectly capture the chocolate, nutty flavor of my favorite gourmet coffee. Store in an airtight...


Peppermint Cream Sandwich Cookies

My mother and I made these crisp chocolate peppermint sandwich cookies together. They are a perfect addition to any party....

Giant Buckeye Cookie

13 reviews

I’m from Ohio, and we love our buckeye candy! Buckeyes are a delicious combination of peanut butter and chocolate, which...


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Hot Chocolate Cookies

13 reviews

Using hot cocoa mix and marshmallow bits in the cookie dough really makes these hot chocolate cookies taste like the...

Jamaican Chocolate Cookies with Caramel Creme

3 reviews

I made these for an office party cookie contest—not a crumb was left on the platter! —Noelle Myers, Grand Forks,...


Mexican Chocolate Biscotti

Nancy C. Evans of Phoenix, Arizona captured the spicy cinnamon flavor of Mexican chocolate in her original recipe for biscotti....


Mexican Crinkle Cookies with a Kick

3 reviews

For a new twist on an old favorite, we added the spicy chocolate cinnamon cane sugar blend to this tried-and-true...


Chocolate-Covered Cherry Delights

3 reviews

Chocolate-covered cherries were my dad’s favorite candy, so I designed these cookies for him. They’re super-cute with a fudgy sauce...

Chocolate Walnut Crescents

1 review

I use a round cookie cutter to form the crescent shapes for these nutty favorites. They're so pretty sprinkled with...


Fudgy Mint Cookies

24 reviews

Chocolate lovers will get a double dose when they bite into this cakelike cookie. The cookies are especially popular served...


Pistachio Meringue Sandwich Cookies

1 review

Traditional macarons are confections made with egg whites, sugar and almonds. Our easy version calls for pistachios and features a...


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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

34 reviews

Hawaiian nuts and melty morsels make a fantastic combination in these buttery white chocolate macadamia nut cookies. —Cathy Lennon, Newport,...


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Triple-Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

29 reviews

Santa is sure to stop by your house if you leave these minty triple-chocolate peppermint cookies waiting for him. They're...

Double Chocolate Cookies

22 reviews

When I make these yummy treats with my young grandson, Ben, I use an extra-big mixing bowl to prevent the...


Chocolate Caramel Kiss Cookies

7 reviews

I make this cookie every Christmas with my family. It’s a fun twist on a classic peanut butter blossom because...


Chocolate Cutout Cookies

12 reviews

I love gingerbread cookies, but my grandchildren don't like the ginger flavor. Now I use chocolate and watch them smile...


Sacher Torte Cookies

6 reviews

This cookie recipe will be a hit whether you are making it for your family or for a potluck. Apricot...


Chocolate Meringue Stars

12 reviews

These light, delicate chocolate meringue cookies are always a hit. Their big chocolate flavor makes it difficult to keep the...


Contest-Winning Chocolate Truffle Cookies

35 reviews

Here's a snack for serious chocolate lovers. These enticing cookies are crisp on the outside and soft on the inside,...


Double-Dutch Chocolate Holiday Cookies

3 reviews

Rich dark chocolate and crunchy, colorful M&M's combine to make these cookies extra special. Who wouldn't want to receive this...


Chocolate-Dipped Orange Cookies

10 reviews

These tender cookies are pretty to look at—and the combination of cream cheese, orange, chocolate and almonds makes them almost...


Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

26 reviews

It's a snap to make a batch of tasty cookies using this chocolate peanut butter cookie recipe, which calls for...

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Mocha Meringue Sandwich Cookies

These crisp, chewy cookies can be made any size you choose. They're also great with a variety of fillings—try making...


Chocolate-Covered Cherry Cookies

55 reviews

Although these cookies require a little extra effort, they’re worth it. I make them for every family gathering—and they never...


Chocolate Amaretti

8 reviews

These classic almond paste cookies are like ones you'd find in an Italian bakery. My husband and children are always...


Chocolate Gingersnaps

11 reviews

When my daughter Jennifer was 15 years old, she created this recipe as a way to combine two of her...


Chewy Chocolate Cookies

35 reviews

This cookie recipe—a favorite of our four children—has been in my collection for years. Sometimes I'll substitute mint-flavored chips for...


Caramel Whiskey Cookies

8 reviews

Yogurt replaces part of the butter in this traditional cookie, but you would never know. I get a lot of...