Chocolate Walnut Surprises Recipe

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Chocolate Walnut Surprises

Maddie Bell

By
@CheeryCherryDoll

This recipe was originally taken by my great-grandmother from the Ladies Page of The Dothan Eagle on December 11, 1941. The recipe claims (and my sailor brother can agree) that these pack and travel well to distant service members!


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Serves:

6

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened
2 c
sugar
4 large
eggs
1/2 c
heavy cream
2 c
all purpose flour
1 c
walnuts, chopped
4
chocolate, unsweetened squares, melted
1/2
baking powder
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
salt
1 box
powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and sugar. Beat in melted chocolate, vanilla and eggs. Beat in remaining ingredients, except walnuts or powdered sugar.
2
Line baking pan with waxed paper. Pour batter into pan. Sprinkle with chopped walnuts. Bake at 350F for 25 minutes.
3
Allow to cool in pan, then cut into bars. Roll bars in powdered sugar.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Southern