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Christmas Chocolate Crinkles

Christmas Chocolate Crinkles Cookie Recipe by CookieClubRecipes

Christmas Chocolate Crinkles
by Lainer, Cookie Club Member
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Category: Desserts, Cookies
Prep Time: 20 Minutes
Level: Easy to Bake
Yield: 6 Dozen Cookies

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1/2 c. vegetable oil
2 c. granulated sugar 
4 squares unsweetened baking chocolate 
4 eggs
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 c. all-purpose flour
2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1 c. confectioners' sugar


oil and sugar in bowl

Mix oil and sugar together in bowl.

unsweetened baking chocolate squares

melted chocolate in bowl

Melt chocolate in microwave 30 seconds at a time, stirring until melted.

cookie dough in mixing bowl

Add melted chocolate to sugar mixture.

fresh eggs with eggshells and bowl

Blend in one egg at time until well mixed. Add vanilla. 

red mixer with cookie dough

In a separate bowl, stir together salt, baking powder, and flour. Add flour to creamed mixture 1 cup at a time, mixing until blended. Chill for several hours or overnight.

cookie balls rolled in confectioners' sugar

Heat oven to 350 degrees. Drop teaspoonfuls of dough into confectioners' sugar. Roll in sugar and shape into balls. 

cookie balls on baking sheet with parchment paper

Place cookies about 2 inches apart on greased baking sheet. Bake for 10-12 minutes. Do not overbake. Cookies will appear to be undercooked, but they will set as they cool. 

Editor's Note: Cookies will spread while baking. Sprinkle with additional powdered sugar if desired.

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