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Crinkles Cookies Recipe

Lil' Luna
Also called Volcano or Earthquake Cookies, these fudgy chocolate crinkles cookies are soft, chewy, dipped in powdered sugar and baked to perfection.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 9 mins
Chill 3 hrs
Total Time 14 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 24
Calories 173 kcal


  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup oil
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar


  • Combine cocoa powder, sugar, and oil in a medium bowl.
  • Add eggs one at a time and beat until well combined.
  • Stir in vanilla.
  • In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder and salt.
  • Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients and stir until all combined.
  • Chill for 3-4 hours.
  • Line cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • Add powered sugar to a bowl. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and roll in powdered sugar until well coated.
  • Bake at 350 for 9-11 minutes.



Calories: 173kcalCarbohydrates: 29gProtein: 2gFat: 5gCholesterol: 27mgSodium: 60mgPotassium: 117mgFiber: 1gSugar: 19gVitamin A: 40IUCalcium: 28mgIron: 1.2mg
Keyword Crinkles Cookies
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