How to Make Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Chocolate sugar cookies are another great alternative to make for cookie decorating. Honestly, I prefer chocolate sugar cookies over the regular sugar cookies because it has more flavor. Chocolate sugar cookies are easy to make as well. What sugar cookie base do you like eating? Have fun baking and decorating!

Chocolate Sugar Cookies Recipe


  • 1.5 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1.5 Tbsp milk
  • pinch of salt


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. In a large bowl, mix all the ingredients together.
  3. On top of a floured surface, place the chocolate cookie dough on top. Then, use a rolling pin to roll out the cookie dough.
  4. Use cookie cutters to cut out cookie shapes and place the cookies on top of a cookie sheet covered with parchment paper.
  5. Bake the cookies for 9-10 minutes.
  6. Let the cookies cool completely before decorating with royal icing.