Cup 'o Joe Cookies

Cup ‘o Joe Cookies

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Did you know that August is Family Fun Month? Try this delicious cookie recipe featuring Cooking Camp sponsor Hershey with your family today!


  • 1 roll Pillsbury refrigerated sugar cookies
  • 1/3 cup Hershey’s unsweetened baking cocoa
  • 1 ½ tablespoons instant espresso coffee powder or granules
  • ¼ cup whipping cream
  • 1/3 cup Hershey’s semi-sweet mini chips


Let cookie dough stand at room temperature 10 minutes to soften. Meanwhile, heat oven to 350 ̊ F. In large bowl, mix cocoa, espresso powder and cream with wooden spoon until well blended. Crumble cookie dough into cocoa mixture; stir until well blended.

Shape dough into 30 balls; place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Using bottom of drinking glass, flatten balls into 1 ½ inch rounds. Press thumb into center of each round to make an indentation. Fill each indention with ½ teaspoon of the chocolate chips. Bake 9 to 13 minutes or until edges of cookies are set. Cool on cookie sheets 2 minutes; remove to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 20 minutes.