Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies {Christmas Cookies}

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Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies. . . loaded with chocolate chips and chopped up candy cane kisses, every bite of these cookies is a chocolate mint explosion!

Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies - a perfect chocolate mint Christmas cookie!

When I posted the recipe for the Mint Kiss Cookie Cups, I told you I had another recipe using the candy cane Hershey kisses. I experimented several times before I came up with this recipe.

Candy Cane Hershey Kisses are in the dough and drizzled on top of these mint cookies. They are fabulous!

As soon as I took a bite, I knew I had finally found the winning cookie recipe. They have chopped up Hershey candy cane kisses as well as chocolate chips inside. And the tops are drizzled with more of the kisses.

Chocolate and peppermint fans will go crazy for these Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies. They are pretty and delicious!

Love chocolate mint? Give these Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies a try!

Trust me, these candy cane Hershey kiss cookies are so darn yummy, especially if you love chocolate and mint together. And if you don’t–what’s wrong with you?!? Just joking.

Melted candy cane Hershey Kisses make the tops of these Christmas cookies so pretty!

I am totally going to have to stock up on the candy cane kisses so I can make these all year long. They’d be pretty for Valentine’s day too, don’t you think?

Loaded with chocolate chips and candy cane kisses, these Christmas cookies are delightful!

Every bite of these cookies is melt in your mouth delicious!

Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies are a perfect cookie for chocolate mint fans. They are easy to make, beautiful, and scrumptious!

Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies

Yield: 3 dozen

Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies {Christmas Cookies}

Candy Cane Hershey Kiss Cookies {Christmas Cookies}
Chocolate chip cookies with Hershey's peppermint kisses.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes


  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • 30 peppermint Hershey kisses, chopped
  • 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
  • Additional peppermint kisses for topping (optional)


Cream butter and sugars in a large mixing bowl till fluffy. Beat in eggs, lemon juice, and vanilla.

Combine dry ingredients and stir in. Add chopped Hershey kisses and chocolate chips.

Roll dough in balls and place on lightly greased or silicone lined cookie sheets. Bake at 375° for about 8-10 minutes.

Cool completely on wire racks. If desired, chop additional kisses and melt at half power in the microwave. Drizzle over cooled cookies.


Love chocolate mint? Here are a few more recipes you need to try!

Andes Peppermint Oreo Chocolate Chip Cookies
To Die For Mint Brownies
Chocolate Mint Cupcakes with Fudge Mint Filling



  1. These look sooooo delicious! I pinned this to my Pinterest board!

  2. Just made these cookies. They are super easy to make and ridiculously tasty. It’s not peppermint overload but a nice,smooth minty complement to an otherwise standard chocolate chip cookie. I did have a bit of a problem finding the candy cane kisses. My local grocery stores don’t carry them, but Target does. This recipe is going into my cookie collection for sure! Thanks for the recipe & Merry Christmas!

  3. ahhhhh so good. i am OBSESSED with those candy cane kisses. Thanks for sharing!!!

  4. This sounds soooooo good. Can’t wait to try these. Merry Christmas

  5. sounds delicious! and they look pretty too.

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