Lannette's Frosted Chocolate Drop Cookies

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Grannie B

For many years these cookies have been our favorite 4th of July picnic cookies . . . soft and moist!

Top Review by paulclynnc

Very nice cookie! I took my warm cookies and dipped them into the frosting. Very easy and they had a nice glaze that way.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Cream butter and sugar; add eggs and vanilla; beat well.
  3. Add cocoa, then sour cream; beat till well blended.
  4. Sift remaining dry ingredients together, then add to creamed mixture.
  5. Drop from rounded teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheets.
  6. Bake cookies 8 to 10 minutes. Frost while still hot.
  7. For frosting, combine all ingredients, and beat well. Start with 2-1/2 cups of the powdered sugar, and add more if needed. Frosting should be slightly thin.

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