Crunchy Chocolate Cookies Recipe

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  • 1-18 oz. package of refrigerated sugar cookie dough
  • 1/2 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 egg
  • 3 bars of milk chocolate (1.5 oz. each) with crisp rice candy, chopped


  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Lightly grease cookies sheets.
  3. Let dough stand at room temperature about 15 minutes.
  4. Combine dough, cocoa and egg in large bowl, beat until well blended.
  5. Stir in candy.
  6. Shape dough into 36 (3/4 inch) balls and place them 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheets.
  7. Bake 7-9 minutes or until set.
  8. Cool on cookie sheets for about 1 minute.
  9. Remove to wire racks and cool completely

Hope you will enjoy this recipe – please send me your comments, your input is always welcomed and very much appreciated!


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Hanna Trafford

Hanna is the mother of two grown sons Dan and Dusan Nedelko, and is also the Grandmother to Jax, Cohen and Mila. She is the lead editor of Mama Knows and is hoping to create an exchange of communications with other grandmothers, mothers and daughters - giving everyone the opportunity to learn and share about everything that is "Mama"