Cappuccino Butter Cookie Recipe

Best Ever Cappuccino Butter Cookies

Cut out cookies with gourmet flair! These tender, yet crisp butter cookies are flavored with coffee and dipped in a chocolate glaze.

60 min. prep time
3 dozen cookies
757 Ratings



1/4 cup hot water
1 tablespoon instant coffee granules
1 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, softened
1 cup sugar
2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder


1 (12-ounce) package (2 cups) real semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 tablespoons shortening


Combine hot water and coffee granules in small bowl; stir until coffee granules are dissolved.

Combine 1 cup butter, sugar and egg in large bowl. Beat at medium speed, until creamy. Add coffee. Continue beating, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Reduce speed to low. Add flour and baking powder; beat, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.

Divide dough into thirds. Shape each third into a ball on plastic food wrap. Wrap in plastic food wrap; flatten to 1/2 inch. Refrigerate until firm (2 to 3 hours).

Heat oven to 400°F. Roll out dough on lightly floured surface, one-third at a time (keeping remaining dough refrigerated), to 1/8 to 1/4-inch thickness. Cut with cookie cutters. Place 1 inch apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 6 to 10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool completely.

Melt chocolate and shortening in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring occasionally, until melted (4 to 6 minutes). Dip half of each cookie into chocolate. Place onto waxed paper-lined cookie sheets; refrigerate until chocolate is firm. Store refrigerated. .

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories: 150

Fat: 9g

Cholesterol: 20mg

Sodium: 55mg

Carbohydrates: 18g

Dietary Fiber: <1g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #11569©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

I found the dough very hard to work with, even though I let it sit in the refrigerator long enough. I wound up having to use a lot of flour when rolling it out. If I make these cookies again I will increase the flour to 3 cups and see if that helps. It does have a lovely buttery-coffee flavor.
Easy to make, looks great, and everyone loved it!!
Very tasty and very easy
This is a very good cookie and was a big hit with my family and easy to make
Wow! I made these for my Simple Goodness party and they
were a huge success. Very easy and delicious. Everyone took
home the recipe! Thanks Land O'Lakes!
Great cookie. Friends loved it!
It is lovely for coffee lovers.

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