Caramel-Filled Chocolate Cookies


  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 48 Rolo Chewy Caramels in Milk Chocolate unwrapped
  • 1/4 cup sugar


  1. In medium bowl, combine flour, cocoa and baking soda; mix well.
  2. In large bowl, combine 1 cup sugar, brown sugar and butter; beat until light and fluffy. Add vanilla and eggs; beat well. Add flour mixture; blend well. If necessary, cover with plastic wrap; refrigerate 30 minutes for easier handling.
  3. Heat oven to 375F. For each cookie, with floured hands, shape about 1 tablespoon dough around 1 caramel candy, covering completely.
  4. Put sugar in a small bowl. Roll ball of dough in sugar. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
  5. Bake at 37F. for 7 to 10 minutes or until set and slightly cracked. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheets. Cool on wire rack for 15 minutes or until completely cooled.