These were pretty simple. Besides the fact that they were delicious, they are also a very CUTE cookie!!!
Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
Chocolate Crinkle Cookies are like little bits of heaven in your mouth!
- 4 oz. unsweetened chocolate
- 1/2 c. shortening
- 3 eggs lightly beaten
- 2 c. sugar
- 2 tsp. baking powder
- 2 tsp. vanilla
- 1/4 tsp. salt
- 2 c. all-purpose flour
- 2/3 c. powdered sugar
Place chocolate and shortening in a small saucepan. Cook and stir over low heat till melted. Cool 15 minutes.
Combine eggs, sugar, baking powder, vanilla, and salt in a large bowl. Add chocolate mixture. Gradually add flour stirring until thoroughly combined. Cover; chill 2 hours until easy to handle.
Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Roll in powdered sugar to coat generously. Place 2 inches apart on lightly greased cookie sheets.
Bake at 375 for about 10 minutes or until edges are just set. Transfer to rack to cool.
Adapted from Better Homes and Gardens Christmas Baking 2009