Chocolate Dipped Cranberry Cookies

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

This cookie is just in time for the Holidays..another from my Taste Of Home Magazine..so tender and pretty!


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Serves:

3 1/2 dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
shortening
1 c
sugar
1
egg
1 tsp
vanilla
2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
2 c
coarsely chopped fresh or frozen cranberries
2 c
( 12 ounces ) semisweet chocolate chips
2 Tbsp
shortening
1 1/4 c
chopped walnuts, optional

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl, cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla.

Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well.

Using papertowels, pat chopped cranberries dry; stir into dough.
2
Drop cookie dough by rounded teaspoonful's 2 inches apart onto baking sheets coated with cooking spray.

Bake at 350 degree for 11 - 13 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove to wire racks to cool.
3
In a microwave, melt chocolate chips and shortening, stir until smooth. Dip each cookie halfway into chocolate mixture; sprinkle chocolate with walnuts if desired.

Place on waxed paper until set.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #cookie, #Cranberry