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Double Chocolate Cake Cookies

Craving both cake and cookies, but don't want to compromise? These Double Chocolate Cake Cookies are the perfect combination to satisfy both cravings. 

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 12 cookies
Calories 465 kcal
Author Larisha Campbell


  • ½ cup unsweetened dark cocoa powder
  • 1 cup cake flour
  • cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon arrowroot powder cornstarch could be used as a substitute
  • ¾ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup unsalted butter 2 sticks, cold, cut into pats
  • 1 cup brown sugar packed
  • ½ cup white sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate chips milk chocolate used in these photos; however, we've done white, semi-sweet, peanut butter chips, or a combination of a variety of these as well.


  1. Preheat oven on 410 degrees F.
  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together cocoa powder, both flours, arrowroot powder, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugars.
  4. Beat in eggs 1 at a time just until mixed in.
  5. Add vanilla and mix just until blended.
  6. Add all dry ingredient mixture and stop as soon as it's combined.
  7. Fold in chocolate chips.
  8. Line baking sheet with parchment paper.
  9. Roll mixture into 12 large balls.
  10. Cook for 8-12 minutes or until set.
  11. Remove and let cool for 5 minutes.
  12. Serve immediately or store in an air-tight container for up to 7 days.

Recipe Notes

**Nutritional facts are just estimates. Please utilize your own brand nutritional values to double check against our estimates. 

Nutrition Facts
Double Chocolate Cake Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 465 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Fat 22g34%
Saturated Fat 13g81%
Cholesterol 71mg24%
Sodium 151mg7%
Potassium 120mg3%
Carbohydrates 63g21%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 40g44%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 565IU11%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 58mg6%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.