Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Candace Lemings

By
@mrsCLemings

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

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
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

Step-By-Step

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