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5 from 11 votes

Hot Cocoa Cookies (Hot Chocolate Cookies)

Chocolate cookies with chocolate chunks and mini marshmallows. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time22 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate chunks, christmas, cookies, hot chocolate, hot cocoa, mini marshmallows


  • 1 cup butter, softened 2 sticks
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 2/3 cup baking cocoa
  • 4 packets of hot cocoa
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate chunks
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows


  • Preheat oven to 350°
  • Combine butter, sugar, brown sugar, and vanilla extract in a bowl. 
  • Add one egg at a time.
  • Combine flour, baking soda, hot cocoa, and salt in a bowl and mix to combine.
  • Slowly add dry mixture into butter mixture until blended well.  Be careful to not overmix.
  • Fold chocolate chunks and mini marshmallows into cookie mix. 
  • Drop by rounded teaspoonful on ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 10-12 minutes.
  • Remove from cookie sheet and let cool.