Chocolate surprise cookies

Stormy Stewart


This was a little invention of mine two days ago and yesterday I tested the frozen cookie bake time. They are a great store ahead and bake when the urge hits for chocolatey delights. These little cookies hold a secret filling inside.

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24 cookies
4 Hr
15 Min


1 box
chocolate cake mix
1/2 stick
butter melted
6 oz
cream cheese ( 2 - 3oz pks)
1/2 c
sugar (for rollong cookies in before baking)

How to Make Chocolate surprise cookies


  • 1Mix the cake mix with the eggs and butter.
  • 2Divide the cake mix into 2 even bowls and put in the fridge to get cold so it is easier to work with. 1-3 hours
  • 3Cut each block of cream cheese into 12 pieces.
  • 4Take out one bowl of cake mix at a time divide dough into 12 pieces.
    refriderate after doing the dividing
  • 5Take one piece of dough and wrap around a chunk of cream cheese and roll into a ball and then roll into the sugar.
  • 6Do the same with the rest of the dough and the other bowl.
  • 7At this point you can freeze the balls or bake at 350 degrees for 12 minutes until stress marks no longer look wet.
  • 8If you freeze them when you are ready to bake them just put on a cookie sheet, preheat the oven and bake for 15-17 minutes. Until stress marks do not look wet. Picture above for frozen cookies about to go in oven

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About Chocolate surprise cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids