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Christmas chocolate cookies with vanilla frosting

Christmas Chocolate cookies with vanilla frosting

These chocolate donut like cookies are delicious and topped with vanilla frosting. Santa's favorite for sure!
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Kitchen
Cuisine American
Servings 12 people
Calories 348 kcal


  • Electric mixer with beaters
  • Measuring cups and spoons
  • Home Decor
  • spatula
  • Cookie sheets
  • silicon baking mats


Chocolate cookie

  • ½ cup unsalted butte room temperature
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs, well beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • cup all purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda put inside milk and stir up
  • ¼ cup milk
  • 2 squares semi-sweet chocolate melted

Vanilla Frosting

  • ½ cup unsalted butter room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups confectioner's sugar
  • 1-2 tablespoon half and half can also use milk
  • pinch of salt


Chocolate cookie

  • Preheat oven to 375°. n a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until completely combined.
    Christmas chocolate cookies with vanilla frosting
  • Add in the eggs and mix well.
    Christmas chocolate cookies with vanilla frosting
  • Lastly, add in the rest of the dry ingredients and mix until well combined.
    Christmas chocolate cookies with vanilla frosting
  • Drop on silicon mats on cookie sheets. The batter will be sticky but that is normal. Bake for 10 minutes. Cookies will puff up when done.
    Christmas chocolate cookies with vanilla frosting

Vanilla Frosting

  • Combine in a large mixing bowl the butter, vanilla extract, confectioner's sugar and half and half. You may need to add more confectioner's sugar or half and half depending on your desired consistency.
  • Frost cookies after they have cooled for about 20 minutes and enjoy!


  • Store in an airtight container in the fridge for about 5-7 days.
  • Freeze for up to 3 months.


Serving: 12peopleCalories: 348kcalCarbohydrates: 43gProtein: 3gFat: 18gSaturated Fat: 11gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 73mgSodium: 64mgPotassium: 69mgFiber: 1gSugar: 30gVitamin A: 533IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 22mgIron: 1mg
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