Chocolate Kiss Snowball Cookies

Stack of chocolate kiss snowball cookies

Classic, buttery cookies with a chocolate center and dusting of powdered sugar. They will melt in your mouth!



  1. Preheat over to 375ยบ Fahrenheit.
  2. In a large bowl, cream butter, sugar, and vanilla together until fluffy.
  3. Add flour and mix well.
  4. Add walnuts and mix until well-blended.
  5. Chill dough until cold (over-chilled dough will not work well).
  6. Scoop out about a tablespoon of dough.
  7. Flatten the dough and place a chocolate kiss into the center of the dough “circle.”
  8. Wrap the edges of the dough around the kiss and form into a ball. Follow this method for all cookies.
  9. Place cookies onto a greased baking sheet.
  10. Bake for 12 minutes or until cookies are set.
  11. Cool 2-3 minutes and then transfer cookies to wire racks.
  12. Cool completely and roll in powdered sugar.
  13. Store in an airtight container.


Recipe yields at least 3 dozen cookies.