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5 from 2 votes

Secret Kiss Snowball Cookies

Hidden chocolate kisses make these snowballs a sweet surprise.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time30 mins
Servings: 2 dozen


  • 1 cup butter , at room temperature
  • 2/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 3/4 cups flour
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 24 Hershey's Kisses (any flavor, I prefer chocolate), unwrapped
  • 1 cup powdered sugar


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Cream together the butter, granulated sugar and vanilla until smooth. In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour and cocoa powder. Gradually add to the butter mixture until combined.
  • Drop tablespoon dough balls on to a parchment lined baking sheet. Place one chocolate kiss on top of each dough ball then mold the dough around the chocolate kiss, covering completely. Bake for 8 minutes.
  • Remove from the oven and allow to cool completely on wire rack. When cool, roll in powdered sugar to coat. Best served within 1-2 days.