Cookies With a Hug

READY IN: 40mins
Lois M
Recipe by chef FIFI

Hershey inspired recipe. These cookies are quick and easy. Great for a holiday, party or anytime.

Top Review by hmms

Cookies are VERY good, I made them today for the holidays. I made some with Hershey's Hugs and some with the new Hershey's Candy Cane Kisses. The Candy Cane Kisses added a peppermint taste and look very festive. Candy Cane Kisses are seasonal, I'll make the Hugs year round :) YUM!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (18 ounce) box devil's food cake mix (preferrably)
  • 2 eggs
  • 12 cup vegetable oil
  • 24 -36 Hershey's Hugs chocolates (unwrapped)


  1. Combine all ingredients together.
  2. Mix well.
  3. Batter will be very firm.
  4. Drop on ungreased cookie sheet by the teaspoonsful.Bake in oven of 350 degrees.
  5. Bake for 8-13 minutes.
  6. Press a hug in the middle of each cookie.
  7. Chocolate will melt in the middle.
  8. Let cool.
  9. After thoroughly cooled, dust with a tiny bit of powdered sugar (optional).
  10. Enjoy.

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