Chocolate Crinkles

Published on Dec 22, 2009
Updated on Nov 27, 2018

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies // These little bits of chocolate are like little bits of heaven in your mouth! | Tried and Tasty

These were pretty simple. Besides the fact that they were delicious, they are also a very CUTE cookie!!!

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies // These little bits of chocolate are like little bits of heaven in your mouth! | Tried and TastyChocolate Crinkle Cookies // These little bits of chocolate are like little bits of heaven in your mouth! | Tried and Tasty

 

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies // These little bits of chocolate are like little bits of heaven in your mouth! | Tried and Tasty

 

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies // These little bits of chocolate are like little bits of heaven in your mouth! | Tried and Tasty

 

 

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
Prep Time: 2 hours 27 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 2 hours 37 minutes
Servings: 24
Calories: 250 kcal
Author: Yvonne

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies are like little bits of heaven in your mouth!

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Ingredients

  • 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

Instructions

  1. Place chocolate and shortening in a small saucepan. Cook and stir over low heat till melted. Cool 15 minutes.  

  2. 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. 

  3. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Roll in powdered sugar to coat generously. Place 2 inches apart on lightly greased cookie sheets.

  4. Bake at 375 for about 10 minutes or until edges are just set. Transfer to rack to cool.

Recipe Notes

Adapted from Better Homes and Gardens Christmas Baking 2009

Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 250 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 12%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 20mg 7%
Sodium 30mg 1%
Potassium 109mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 43g 14%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 26g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 0.6%
Calcium 2.9%
Iron 10.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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