chocolate heart cookies for your sweetheart

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By Eddie Jordan
from Bristow, OK

This cookie dough comes from my Grandma cookbook. One of many.

★★★★★ 1
serves Makes 3 to 4 dozen
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Convection Oven

Ingredients For chocolate heart cookies for your sweetheart

  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 c
    butter, unsalted
  • 1 c
  • 1
    egg beaten
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 jar
    maraschino cherries
  • powdered sugar for roiiong out dough
  • 1/2 c
    cocoa powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    instant coffee

How To Make chocolate heart cookies for your sweetheart

  • 1
    Sift together flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.
  • 2
    Place butter and sugar in a large bowl and beat until light in color. Add egg and milk and beat to combine.
  • 3
    Put mixer on low speed, gradually add flour, cocoa powder and the instant coffee and beat until mixture pulls away from the side of bowl.
  • 4
    Divide the dough in half, wrap in waxed paper, and refrigerate for 2 hours.
  • 5
    Preheat oven to 375 degrees slice cooled cookie dough, put a cherry on each cookie and bake for 8 to 10 minutes.