Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Chocolate Drop Cookies --

My Aunt Linda C. is an amazing cook!!  I love sharing recipes back and forth:)  She made these delicious cookies for my sister's Baby Shower and we gobbled them up so fast - lol!! 

Chocolate Drop Cookies --
Cream together:
1/2 c butter
1c brown sugar

1 egg
1 tsp vanilla
And beat together

In small saucepan melt
2 1 oz. squares Bakers semi-sweet chocolate
Cool and add to above mixture.

Next alternate:
3/4 c sour cream
and dry ingredients that have been mixed together:
2 c flour
1/2 tsp soda
1/2 tsp salt

Drop onto baking sheet 2 in. apart using a small scoop.  Bake at 350* for 10 minutes.  Frost...

Frosting --
Mix together:
4 TBL cocoa
3 c powdered sugar
Than add:
4 TBL soft butter
2-3 TBL milk
1 tsp vanilla
Beat well.  Add more milk or more powdered sugar to thicken or thin frosting

ENJOY!!  These are very tasty and a great bit size cookie:)