Chocolate Drop Cookies

Recipe: Chocolate Drop Cookies

Ingredients

  • COOKIES:
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 4 tbsp cocoa
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp soda
  • 3/4 cup sour milk
  • FROSTING:
  • 1 2/3 cup sugar
  • 7 tbsp margarine
  • 6 tbsp milk
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Mix shortening, sugar and cocoa
  2. Blend well
  3. Add egg and beat well
  4. Add dry ingredients alternately with milk
  5. Mix well
  6. Drop by teaspoonful on cookie sheet
  7. Bake at 325 degrees F for 10 minutes
  8. Cool
  9. Combine frosting ingredients and bring to a boil
  10. Boil for 1 minute
  11. Remove from heat, add chocolate chips and stir until chips are melted and right consistency for frosting
  12. Frost cookies

From the kitchen of Irene Mack, Lake Crystal, MN

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