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Chocolate Cinnamon Snowballs

Spice Islands®

Chocolate Cinnamon Snowballs


  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes

4 dozen cookies


1 cup butter (no substitutions), softened

1 cup powdered sugar

2 tablespoons cocoa powder

1 teaspoon Spice Islands® Pure Vanilla Extract

1 tablespoon Spice Islands® Ground Saigon Cinnamon

2 cups all-purpose flour

Powdered sugar


Preheat oven to 400°F.

Beat butter, powdered sugar, cocoa, vanilla  and cinnamon with electric mixer until light.  Gradually add flour, mixing until just blended.

Shape dough into 1-inch balls.  Place 1-inch apart on greased baking sheets. 

Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned.  Transfer from baking sheets to wire racks; cool slightly.  Roll in powdered sugar; cool completely on racks.  Re-roll in powdered sugar.

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