Surprise Cookies

Surprise Cookies Recipe

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Patsy Fowler


i remember going to my aunt flossies house and she would have these cookies ready for us she called them her surprise cookies


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1-3 dozen
1 Hr
15 Min


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1 3/4 c
3/4 c
cocoa powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
1/2 c
butter, room temperature
1 c
1/2 c
1 tsp
vanilla extract
marshmallows, cut in half


2 c
confectioners' sugar
4 Tbsp
butter, melted
1/4 c
cocoa powder
1/4 c
1/4 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make Surprise Cookies


  • 1mix together flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. cream together butter and sugar until light and creamy.
  • 2add egg, milk and vanilla. add the dry ingredients. mix until combined.
  • 3line baking sheets with parchment paper. using ice cream scoop, drop batter about 2 inches apart.
  • 4bake in a 350 oven for 10-12 minutes.
  • 5take the cookies out and press the marshmallow half into the cookies.
  • 6put the cookies back into the oven for another 2 minutes. transfer to a cooling rack.
  • 7make the frosting by whisking together sugar, butter, cocoa, milk and vanilla.
  • 8top with frosting and cover the marshmallows.

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About Surprise Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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