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Air Fryer Hershey’s Red Velvet Blossom Cookies

Air Fryer Hershey's Red Velvet Blossom Cookies

Air Fryer Hershey's Red Velvet Blossom Cookies -- It's no secret that red velvet is one of the most popular cake flavors around. So, it makes sense that there are tons of recipes for red velvet cookies out there. But this recipe is a little different. Instead of using a traditional oven, this recipe uses an air fryer to make the cookies. And trust me – they turn out delicious! If you're looking for a unique and tasty cookie recipe, then you have to try these Air Fryer Hershey's Red Velvet Blossom Cookies!

Course Baked Goods, Deserts
Cuisine American
Keyword Air Frye Hershey Red Velvet Blossom Cookies, Air Fryer Cookie Recipes, Air Fryer Cookies, Air Fryer Desserts, Easy Air Fryer Dessert Recipes
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 7 minutes
Total Time 27 minutes
Servings 48 Cookies
Calories 58 kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1 tablespoon red food coloring
  • 48 unwrapped Hershey's Hug Candies

Instructions

  1. Line your air fryer basket, with with parchment paper.

  2. Whisk together the flour, baking soda, salt, and cocoa. Set aside.

  3. Beat the butter and medium speed for 5 minutes. Scrape down the sides. Add the sugar and continue beating for 5 to 7 minutes or until fluffy.

  4. Add the egg, vanilla extract and food coloring, beating until evenly combined. Fold in the flour mixture and beat until mixed.

  5. Slowly add the milk to the dough as the mixer runs, adding just enough to soften the dough.

  6. Using a small (1 tablespoon) cookie scoop, portion the cookie dough and shape it into balls. Place on the parchment paper about 1 inch apart.

  7. Set the tray into the air fryer and set the temperature to 320 degrees F, air fryer set, set the time for 8 to 10 minutes or until the cookies are puffed, and the edges are set. Cool the cookies on the baking sheet for 2 to 3 minutes before pressing one kiss into the center of each cookie.

  8. Transfer to a wire rack and allow the cookies to cool completely. The candies will look like they are melting but do not disturb them, and they will resolidify in the correct shape.

  9. Plate, serve, and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
Air Fryer Hershey's Red Velvet Blossom Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 58 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Fat 2g3%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Trans Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 9mg3%
Sodium 38mg2%
Potassium 14mg0%
Carbohydrates 9g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 5g6%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 67IU1%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 4mg0%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.