Chocolate Monster Paw Cookies

  • Makes 1 dozen
  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Cook Time 13 min


  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!® All Purpose Sticks
  • 1 1/3 cups sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup chopped dried cherries or cranberries (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside.
  2. Combine flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt in medium bowl; set aside.
  3. Beat I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!® All Purpose Sticks with sugar in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed just until combined. Beat in eggs, one at a time, then vanilla until blended. Beat in flour mixture on low just until combined. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  4. Drop dough onto prepared baking sheets 4-inches apart using large scoop (or slightly rounded 1/3-cup measure). Bake 13 minutes or until edges are just starting to set. (Do not over bake). Cool on cookie sheets 2 minutes. Remove cookies to wire racks and cool completely.
Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information

Serving Size per serving
Amount Per Serving
Calories -1
Calories from Fat -1
Total Fat -1 g
Saturated Fat -1 g
Trans Fat -1 g
Cholesterol -1 mg
Sodium -1 mg
Total Carbs -1 g
Dietary Fiber -1 g
Sugars -1 g
Protein -1 g
Vitamin A -1 IU
Vitamin C -1 mg
Calcium -1 mg
Iron -1 mg