Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies

by Greg and Kim, Cookie Club Members

Recipe Courtesy of

Category: Desserts, Cookies

Prep Time: 15 Minutes

Level: Baking Experience Helpful

Yield: 2 Dozen Cookies


1/2 c. shortening

1 c. sugar

1 egg

1 tsp. vanilla

1/2 c. cocoa

1 3/4 c. flour

1/2 tsp. soda

1/2 tsp. salt

3/4 c. milk


Large marshmallows

Chocolate icing (recipe below)


Mix cookie ingredients together until smooth. Drop cookies on ungreased baking sheet. Bake at 375 degrees for 8 minutes. Top each cookie with 1/2 marshmallow, cut side down, and return to oven for 1 minute. Cool and frost with chocolate icing.


1 box confectioners sugar

1 stick margarine or butter

2 T. cocoa

1 tsp. vanilla

Milk, as needed

Mix ingredients together and spread on cooled cookies.