These chile mocha shortbread cookies really pack a flavor punch!  Just like the Starbucks drink, there’s plenty of chocolate, coffee, and warm spice.

Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies: So much flavor in these cute little hearts! Tasted just like the new Starbucks flavor, in cookie form. I loved the rich chocolate, cinnamon, and coffee, and there's just a hint of warm spice. Perfect winter treat! food desserts cookies #ad @boldwithbutter

How’s your holiday baking coming along?  Are you surrounded with piles and piles of cookies and candy?

I know I sure am, but today I’ve got one more fabulous cookie recipe to add to your must-make list.

Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies: So much flavor in these cute little hearts! Tasted just like the new Starbucks flavor, in cookie form. I loved the rich chocolate, cinnamon, and coffee, and there's just a hint of warm spice. Perfect winter treat! food desserts cookies #ad @boldwithbutter

Chile mocha shortbread cookies!  Aren’t these just the cutest?  I love the fluted heart shape, and that sprinkling of red-hot sugar.

You may remember a couple months ago I posted a tutorial on how to make a chile mocha at home.  Did you like that one?  I am a huge fan of the Starbucks Chile Mocha drink.  I love the combination of rich coffee and chocolate, and the little hint of cinnamon and warm spice is just so perfect for this time of year.  It warms you from the inside out!

So I jumped at the chance to recreate these flavors, in cookie form, for Go Bold with Butter.

Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies: So much flavor in these cute little hearts! Tasted just like the new Starbucks flavor, in cookie form. I loved the rich chocolate, cinnamon, and coffee, and there's just a hint of warm spice. Perfect winter treat! food desserts cookies #ad @boldwithbutter

Do you know about Go Bold with Butter?  They’re a website completely devoted to cooking and baking with REAL Butter.  Now that’s a cause I can really get behind!

So click on over to grab the recipe for these tender, buttery, flavorful chile mocha shortbread cookies.  Just in time for the holidays!

Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies: So much flavor in these cute little hearts! Tasted just like the new Starbucks flavor, in cookie form. I loved the rich chocolate, cinnamon, and coffee, and there's just a hint of warm spice. Perfect winter treat! food desserts cookies #ad @boldwithbutter

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5 from 1 vote
Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies
Prep Time
45 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
55 mins
 

These chile mocha shortbread cookies really pack a flavor punch! Just like the Starbucks drink, there's plenty of chocolate, coffee, and warm spice.


Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chile, chili, Cookies, hearts, mocha, shortbread
Servings: 48 dozen 2 1/2-inch cookies
Calories: 646 kcal
Ingredients
Nutrition Facts
Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 646 Calories from Fat 270
% Daily Value*
Fat 30g46%
Saturated Fat 16g100%
Cholesterol 108mg36%
Sodium 293mg13%
Carbohydrates 91g30%
Fiber 7g29%
Sugar 34g38%
Protein 10g20%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Chile Mocha Shortbread Cookies: So much flavor in these cute little hearts! Tasted just like the new Starbucks flavor, in cookie form. I loved the rich chocolate, cinnamon, and coffee, and there's just a hint of warm spice. Perfect winter treat! food desserts cookies #ad @boldwithbutter