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    Chocolate Crackle Cookies

    Source of Recipe

    Martha Stewart

    Recipe Introduction

    This cookie is so rich it is almost a candy! The icing sugar coating cracks as it bakes revealing the dark chocolate interior.

    List of Ingredients

    • 1 1/4 c flour
    • 1/2 c cocoa powder
    • 2 tsp baking powder
    • 1/4 tsp salt
    • 1 stick (1/2 c ) unsalted butter
    • 1 1/3 packed brown sugar
    • 1 tsp vanilla
    • 2 eggs
    • 8 oz melted bittersweet chocolate
    • 1/3 c milk


    1. Sift together flour,cocoa, baking powder and salt.
    2. Cream together butter and b sugar.
    3. Add vanilla and eggs and beat well.
    4. Add melted chocolate.
    5. Add dry ingredients alternately with milk.
    6. Form into 4 equal disks on plastic wrap and chill 2 hours.
    7. Form into 16" log(dust hands with icing sugar).Chill 30 minutes.Cut into 1" pieces;roll into ball;coat with icing sugar.
    8. Bake at 350F for 12- 15 minutes on parchment lined sheet.
    9. Makes 48-50 cookies.

    Final Comments

    These disappear off plates very quickly.They make a wonderful gift.




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