Chocolate Marshmallow Drop Cookies

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“This is a family recipe that is made every Christmas. It's a really rich chocolate cookie and I haven't found anyone that doesn't like them and give out the recipe every time. This is the recipe I won with on the m&m's site. ENJOY!!”
30 cookies

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream together 1 cup sugar and 1 cup of shortening.
  2. After you cream together add egg.
  3. Sift together 1 1/2 cup flour, 1/2 tsp baking soda, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/2 cup cocoa.
  4. Mix cream and sifted ingredients together and add, 1 tsp vanilla, 2/3 cup of milk mix together.
  5. After ingredients are mixed together bake in a 375°F oven for 8 minutes.
  6. At 8 minutes top each cookie with 1/2 a marshmallow and bake 3 minutes longer.
  7. After they are cool frost with 3/4 cup soft butter, 3 T of water, 2 cup confectioners sugar 1/2 cup cocoa mix together and frost cookies.

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