Hidden Hugs Cookies

Hidden Hugs Cookies Recipe

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Rachael Ritter



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  • 1 pkg
    chocolate and white chocolate foil wrapped candy
  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 1/2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 1/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 3/4 c
    almonds, toasted and finely ground
  • ·
    confectioners' sugar

How to Make Hidden Hugs Cookies


  1. Heat oven to 400.
  2. Remove wrappers from chocolate pieces.
  3. In large mixer bowl, beat butter, powdered sugar and vanilla until well blended.
  4. Stir together flour and salt; gradually add to butter mixture, beating until well blended.
  5. Add nuts; blend well.
  6. Mold scant tablespoon dough around each chocolate piece, covering completely.
  7. Shape into balls and place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  8. Bake 10-12 minutes or until set.
  9. Cool slightly; roll in powdered sugar.
  10. Cool completely.
  11. Before serving, roll again in powdered sugar, if desired.
  12. NOTE: To toast almonds, heat oven to 350 and then spread almonds in thin layer in shallow baking pan.
  13. Bake 8-10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until light golden brown; cool.

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About Hidden Hugs Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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