Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Candace Lemings

By
@mrsCLemings

This is one of the recipes my mother used while teaching fractions.


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Serves:

~ 8 to 10

Prep:

3 Hr 20 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1 2/3 c
sugar
2 tsp
vanilla extract
2
eggs
2 oz
unsweet chocolate, melted (or 6 tbsp cocoa + 2 tbsp veg. oil)
2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 c
milk
small
bowl of confectioners' sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Thoroughly cream shortening, sugar and vanilla.
2
Add eggs and chocolate.
3
Stir together flour, baking powder and salt; add to mix alternately with milk.
4
Chill about 3 hours (or over night).
5
Form balls and roll in confectioners' sugar.
6
Place on greased cookie sheet and bake at 350 degrees for about 15 minutes.
7
Cool slightly then remove from pan to finish cooling.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom