Basic Chocolate Drop Cookies

This recipe uses a pre-made mix that will keep for several weeks. You can look at the recipe for Basic Cookie Mix here at! Use 2 cups for this recipe. Add the following ingredients to the mix to make Chocolate Drop Cookies.

Original recipe makes 3 dozen


1/4 cup sifted cocoa
2 cups Basic Cookie Mix
1 egg
1/2 cup butter
1/4 cup water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • PREP

    25 mins

  • COOK

    15 mins


    55 mins


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
  2. Sift cocoa into Basic Cookie Mix. Beat egg lightly and stir into mixture. Melt butter over low heat and stir into mixture. Add water and vanilla and mix well. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheet.
  3. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes in the preheated oven.


Calories: 121 kcal
Carbohydrates: 16.7 g
Cholesterol: 26 mg
Fat: 5.6 g
Fiber: 0.4 g
Protein: 2 g
Sodium: 121 mg