Chocolate Crinkle Cookies ★

These Chocolate Crinkle Cookies are a delight, enjoyed frequently by my family. Perfect from old to young, the icing sugar complements the chocolate so well, and make these a treat for all.

INGREDIENTS

60 grams of Icing Sugar

230 grams of Plain Flour

40 grams of Unsweetened Cocoa Powder

1 1/2 teaspoons of Baking Powder

1/4 teaspoon of Salt

115 grams of Butter, at room temperature.

250 grams of Sugar

2 large Eggs

1/2 teaspoon of Vanilla Essence

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Before you start baking, preheat your oven to 180°C and grease two baking sheets with some butter.

1. Put the icing sugar into one of your medium sized bold and set aside for later on in the recipe.

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2. In the other medium bowl, using the wooden spoons, stir together the flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt.

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3. In the large bowl, using an electric mixer on a medium speed, beat the butter and sugar for about 3 minutes, until it has a creamy texture. Turn off the mixer and scrape down the bowl with a rubber spatula or wooden spoon.

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4. Add one egg and beat on a medium speed until blend, add the other egg and vanilla and beat until blended.

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5. Turn off the mixer and add the flour mixture. Mix on a low speed just until blended.

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6. Using a tablespoon, scoop up a rounded spoonful of dough. Scrape the dough off the spoon into the palm of your hand. Roll the dough into a ball.

7. Roll the ball in the icing sugar until covered. Place the balls on a prepared baking sheet. Repeat, spacing the balls about 5cm apart on your baking sheet.

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8. When one baking sheet is full, put it in the oven and bake the cookies for 10 to 12 minutes, until crackled and puffed.

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9. Using oven mitts, remove the baking sheet from the oven and set it on the cooling rack for 15 minutes.

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10. Move the cookies onto the rack with a metal spatula and let them cool completely here serving. Repeat with the rest of the cookies.

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I hope your Chocolate Crinkle Cookies were successful! This is very quick and easy recipe to bake, wonderful for a quick afternoon snack or treat for friends and family.

Enjoy!

-thebakingcupboard

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