Poppy Seed Cookies arranged on a yellow plate.
Poppy Seed Kiss Cookies
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
40 mins

Treat yourself to these unique and delicious Poppy Seed Kiss Cookies!

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: poppy seed cookies, poppy seed kiss cookies
Servings: 3 dozen cookies
Calories: 110 kcal
Author: Ginnie
  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 large egg yolks
  • 2 cups flour
  • 3 tablespoons poppy seeds
  • 36 chocolate kisses, unwrapped
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Spray a baking sheet with nonstick spray.
  2. Cream together butter, sugar, and salt until fluffy.
  3. Add vanilla and egg yolks (one at a time); blend thoroughly.
  4. Mix in flour, then add poppy seeds.
  5. Shape dough into 1-inch balls and place on cookie sheet.
  6. Use your thumb to make an indentation in the top of each cookie.
  7. Bake cookies until lightly browned on bottom, about 10 to 12 minutes.
  8. Remove cookies from oven and immediately top each with a chocolate kiss.
  9. Transfer cookies to a wire rack to cool.
  10. Serve immediately or store in an airtight container. Enjoy!