Favorite Chocolate Crinkles Cookie Recipe

Favorite Chocolate Crinkles Cookie Recipe

  • Makes: 4 dozen (24 Servings)
  • Ready In: 23 mins
  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Cook Time: 8-10 mins

A wonderful holiday cookie recipe — makes us parents think back to OUR childhood!

    Nutritional Information (per serving)

  • Calories: 194
  • Fat: 10g
  • Protein: 3g
  • Sodium: 54mg
  • Carbohydrates: 23g
  • Fiber: 2g
  • Sugar: 12g


  1. 3 beaten eggs
    1 ½ cups sugar
    4 squares (4 ounces) unsweetened chocolate, melted
    ½ cup cooking oil
    2 teaspoons baking powder
    2 teaspoons vanilla
    2 cups all-purpose flour
    Sifted powdered sugar


    1. In a mixing bowl combine beaten eggs, sugar, melted chocolate, cooking oil, baking powder, and vanilla.
    2. Gradually add flour to chocolate mixture, stirring till thoroughly combined.
    3. Cover and chill for 1-2 hours or till easy to handle.
    4. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Roll balls in powdered sugar to coat generously.
    5. Place 1 inch apart on an ungreased cookie sheet.
    6. Bake in a 375 degree oven for 8 to 10 minutes or till edges are set and tops are crackled.
    7. Cool cookies on a wire rack. If desired, sprinkle with additional powdered sugar.

Beth Ziesenis

Beth Ziesenis is a writer, a speaker and a marketing consultant in San Diego, CA. She aspires to be the best Auntie Beth in the whole world, and hopes one day to run the Boston Marathon.

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