Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 mins

My Mom has been baking these cookies for years. It's not Christmas without these on the cookie tray. But they're yummy any time of year.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Mix first 5 ingredients.
  3. Add remaining ingredients and mix well.
  4. Shape into walnut size balls.
  5. Bake on ungreased cookie sheet for about 8 minutes.
  6. Frost the entire cookie when cookie is still warm.
  7. Makes 5 dozen cookies.


Most Helpful

I made this and thought it was great. (If you wanted to make it more "traditional Italian Chocolate Balls" to do that you would add 1 teaspoon cinnamon and 1 teaspoon pepper). Then I frosted it with chocolate whiskey frosting :)

Sassy Bella November 22, 2014

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