Chocolate X and O Cookies

Cooking Recipes Catalogue

Playful chocolate cookies formed into the shapes of X's and O's. Give as a gift of hugs and kisses or use them to play tic tac toe.

INGREDIENTS (for 6 servings):


  • Beat In large bowl, beat butter, sugar and vanilla in large bowl on medium speed of mixer until fluffy. Add eggs; beat well. Beat in corn syrup.
  • Combine flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt; gradually add to butter mixture, beating until well blended. Cover; refrigerate until dough is firm enough to handle.
  • Heat oven to 350 F. Shape dough into X and O shapes. Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake 5 minutes or until set. Remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely. Decorate as desired with icing. About 5 dozen cookies.
  • To shape X's: Shape rounded teaspoon dough into 3-inch logs. Place 1 log on cookie sheet; press lightly in center. Place another 3-inch log on top of first one, forming X shape. To shape O's: Shape rounded teaspoon dough into 5-inch logs. Connect ends, pressing lightly, forming O shape.