You won't be able to take your eyes off this great Halloween snack — and this sweet Dark Chocolate Googly Eye Cookies recipe won't take its eyes off you either! But don’t worry, these eerie treats with candy eyes make a great dessert for a Halloween party. They're undeniably tasty and rich since they're flavored with HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Cocoa and HERSHEY'S Mini Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips. You can buy candy eyes for your Special Dark Googly Eye Cookies or get creative and make them yourself with this recipe!
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Heat oven to 350° F.
Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, vanilla and salt in large bowl until creamy. Add egg; beat well.
Stir together flour, cocoa and baking soda; gradually add to butter mixture, beating until well blended. Drop by rounded teaspoons onto ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake 8 to 10 minutes or just until set. Remove from oven; immediately press 4 to 5 pairs of candy eyes into each cookie. Cool slightly; remove from cookie sheet. Cool completely.
Homemade Candy Eyes
* This amount of eyes will decorate about 30 cookies. If using Homemade Candy Eyes, prepare one to two days before making cookies. Store until ready to use.
* The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutritional advice.