Monday, January 25, 2010

Monday, January 4, 2010

Yummy cookie recipe

CHOCOLATE DROP COOKIES

1 cup sugar
2/3 cup butter,softened
1 egg
1/3 cup milk or buttermilk
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup cocoa
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup chopped nuts (any nuts)

Heat oven to 400 degrees.

Mix sugar,butter,eggs, and vanilla. Stir in flour, soda, salt and nuts.

Drop by round teaspoons on cookie sheet lined with parchment paper.

bake for 8 minutes cool


I prefer almonds for this recipe or instead of or both mini chocolate chips. these cookies also can be frosted.

CHOCOLATE FROSTING

6 table spoons cocoa
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 tablespoons butter, softened
3 tablespoons water
about 2 cups powered sugar

blend together with mixer. spread on cookies.