Navigation Menu

Star Of David Chocolate Cookies

Star Of David Chocolate Cookies

Total Time To Complete: 53 Minutes
Makes: 3 dozen cookies

Suitable for ages 3 - 12

based on 19 reviews
Star Of David Chocolate Cookies are sweet and buttery and sure to become a holiday favorite! Add a few drops of food coloring to the frosting for a festive touch.

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Baking Cocoa
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 package (16 ounces) prepared vanilla frosting

Directions:

PREHEAT oven to 350° F.

COMBINE flour, cocoa and salt in small bowl. Beat butter, sugar and vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until creamy. Gradually beat in cocoa mixture. Shape dough into 2 balls.

ROLL each ball of dough between 2 sheets of wax paper to 1/4-inch thickness. Cut with 2-inch star-shaped cookie cutter. Place on ungreased baking sheets; pierce with fork.

BAKE for 8 to 10 minutes or until set. Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely. Decorate with frosting.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size:1/3 of recipe

Servings Per Recipe: 3

  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 140
  • Calories from Fat: 68
  • Total Fat: 7.5g (12% of DV)
  • Saturated Fat: 3.9g (20% of DV)
  • Cholesterol: 14mg (5% of DV)
  • Sodium: 80mg (3% of DV)
  • Carbohydrates: 18.2g (6% of DV)
  • Dietary Fiber: .6g (2% of DV)
  • Sugars: 11.4g
  • Protein: 1g
  • Vitamin A: 6% of DV
  • Vitamin C: 0% of DV
  • Calcium: 0% of DV
  • Iron: 5% of DV

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Reviews (19)

Review This Recipe
Close

Review This Recipe


Cancel

GREAT COOKIE

Ms. Balschuk from FARMINGDALE, NY

I did not make stars - I used a different cookie cutter (snowflake) and made some really good cookies. I decorated them and sprinkled crystal sugar on top too. The taste was so good. The kids at school devoured them. VERY GOOD!

Yummy

Jackie Saltzman from NORTHRIDGE, CA

I made these cookies for my son's preschool class with Halloween shaped cookie cutters. Since he is allergic to eggs, this was the perfect recipe. They were a big hit with the children and teachers alike. I added a bit of extra sugar(both powdered and white), which enhanced the flavor. We had a lot of fun decorating the scary shapes! I can't wait to make these again for the next holiday.

STAR OF DAVID CHOCOLATE COOKIES

Rachael Pipp from MILWAUKEE, WI

Very good and have a nice chocolate taste!

Star of David Chocolate Cookies

Jane Evenson from MAPLE FALLS, WA

I made this recipe for a neighboring family that is celebrating the Jewish Holiday.I thought they were very delicious and so did their family.They were quite surprised.

Great Taste with little fuss

DEBRA FROGNER from TINLEY PARK, IL

This is an excellent recipe that tastes great too.

easy and fun to make

carol longwith from cleveland, TN

this is a good one for kids and grown-ups alike. it is good for the holidays. christmas and easter. it was fun making it.

hanukah delights

Carine Nadel from LAGUNA HILLS, CA

These were very good, simple and looked great. Just what I like in a recipe.

Good cookies!

susan campbell from grass lake, MI

I liked these cookies, which were quick and easy to make. Try them with 1/2 c. chopped pecans added to the dough, which adds flavor and texture.

Mmmmmm...

mary brown from brooklyn, NY

Nice chocolate flavor, but not quite sweet enough. The second time I made them, I sprinkled with sugar before baking and they were nicer. I think I will make them again, adding a bit more sugar to the recipe, and I'll drizzle them with white chocolate to decorate.

Holiday Treat

JULIE SCHMITZ from ledyard, CT

I made thes for my Jewish Friends for an early Holiday treat. They loved them and it was fun to do.

star of david chocolate cookies

Anne Mcpherson from Mesa,, AZ

These cookies make up so pretty and are very good .

A little bitter

kim burgy from parkersburg, WV

A very easy recipe, and they hold their shape wonderfully.The cookies are like a chocolate shortbread, but next time I make them, I will be adding a little more confectioners sugar for a little sweetness...or maybe a tablespoon of white sugar.

yum!

Rebecca Hewitt from Washington, DC

so great to have a cookie for Hannukah!

THESE ARE THE BOMB

TONY WILLIAMS from ROCKY MOUNT,NC

THIS EASY RECIPE IS ONE OF THE GREATEST THERE IS OUT THERE. I COOKED IT FOR MY FAMILY AT CHRISTMAS AND THE ENJOYED IT WELL!!!!

Star of David Chocolate Cookies

Adrienne Cennamo from Richmond, VA

Although these light and delicious cookies would be great using any shape cookie cutters, it was nice to finally see a recipe geared toward Hanukkah. They're also easy to prepare. Thanks.

Very good

Lorena G from White Plains, NY

I knew this recipe from a cookbook. If you are looking for a chocolatey shortbread type cookie, this is for you. However, I would try adding a little more sugar to make it a chunky. Thanks.

New Tradition

Beth Sandler from Carrollton, TX

These cookies turned out so well in our test run that we've decided to add them to our To Bake for Hanukkah list.

Review for Star Of David Chocolate Cookies

Ken Crites from Shaker Heights, OH

yummm m'kay

Review for Star Of David Chocolate Cookies

not allowed to give online same as the first from a vey little one, big as yo head, im not all that sure

This recipe is a very good one i emailed it to all of my friends and online buddies and they where very pleased with the results sothanks for such a good website to work with

Read More Reviews

More recipes

Christmas Cookie Pops

Christmas Cookie Pops

Cookie pops are a fun and yummy way to get the kids decorating this Christmas.

Holiday Cookie Decorating Station

Holiday Cookie Decorating Station

Make a festive and tasty cookie decorating station for maximum Christmas fun.

Butterfinger Bark

Butterfinger Bark

This treat takes just 10 minutes and will be your new favorite holiday bark!

Peanut Butter Sleigh Ride Bars

Peanut Butter Sleigh Ride Bars

It's lovely weather for sleigh ride bars with your kids! Great as gifts.

See More Recipes