Mississippi Mud Cookies

Linda Griffith

By
@sothernladee

Just like the Mississippi Mud Cake, the cookies are delicious. A really good treat whether you are having ocmpany over, or to take in your lunch. A great treat for the kids while they are out of school too....This is a recipe that you will use for years to come.


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Serves:

makes 3 dozen cookies

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 c
semi=sweet chocolate chips
1/2 c
butter, softened
1 c
sugar
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla, extract
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
pecans, chopped
1 c
milk chocolate chips
1 c
plus 2 tbs. miniature marshmallows

Directions Step-By-Step

1
1. Microwave semisweet chocolate morsels in a small microwave-safe glass bowl at HIGH 1 minute or until smooth, stirring every 30 seconds.
2. Beat butter and sugar at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy; add eggs, 1 at a time, beating until blended after each addition. Beat in vanilla and melted chocolate.
3. Combine flour, baking powder, and salt; gradually add to chocolate mixture, beating until well blended. Stir in chopped pecans and 1/2 cup milk chocolate morsels.
4. Drop dough by heaping tablespoonfuls onto parchment paper-lined baking sheets. Press 3 or 4 marshmallows into each portion of dough.
5. Bake at 350° for 10 to 12 minutes or until set. Remove to wire racks.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate