Chocolate Jumbos Recipe

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Chocolate Jumbos

Lucille Hoerle

By
@hoerlel

This is one our family favorites. It seems to be a local recipe and there are a lot of variations of this cookie. Some of them are quite soft but my recipe is a crisper version.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

6 Tbsp
cocoa
1 c
dark molasses
1 c
sugar
3
eggs
1 Tbsp
grounds cloves
1 c
shortening (like crisco)
1/2 c
coffee (liquid)
2 tsp
baking soda
1 Tbsp
vanilla
1 dash(es)
salt
6 c
flour

Step-By-Step

1Mix ingredients together. Roll batter about 1/2 inch thick, and cut into desired shapes.
Bake at 375 for 10-15 minutes. Cool and frost with favorite icing or:

2 1/2 cup 10x
2 egg whites
1/4 tsp. cream of tartar
1/4 tsp. vanilla

Beat last 4 till foamy and add sugar until firm peaks form.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids