Spiced Cocoa Cookies

Tara Pacheco

By
@tnj2008

'Tis the season for holiday cookie recipes! These spiced cookies have a touch of cocoa, and smell just like home to me. This makes a nice big batch, so it's okay to sneak a few before sharing them with the family :)


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Serves:

makes about 3 dozen cookies

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
crisco shortening
1 1/2 c
sugar
3
eggs
1 c
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
5 c
flour
5 tsp
baking powder
1 Tbsp
cinnamon
1 Tbsp
nutmeg
1 Tbsp
all spice
3/4 c
powdered cocoa
1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening and sugar.
2
Add eggs (one at a time). Then add milk and vanilla.
3
Add dry ingredients and spices. Mix well.
4
Add your chocolate chips.
5
Form your dough into small balls, (I used a 2 tablespoon coffee scoop)and place onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
6
Bake at 350 for 14 - 16 minutes.
7
Remove your cookies from the oven and let cool for 5 minutes before adding a sprinkling of powdered sugar!

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