Recipes

Fatal Attraction

Cook Time:
10 min

Ingredients

Nutrition Facts
  • 4 squares (120 g) unsweetened chocolate
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) shortening
  • 2 cups (500 mL) sugar
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) vanilla
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups (500 mL) flour
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) baking powder
  • 1 cup (250 mL) chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) icing sugar

Instructions

  1. Melt chocolate squares and shortening, but do not boil. Stir in sugar and allow to cool. Spoon mixture into a bowl, add vanilla and beat well.
  2. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  3. Combine flour and baking powder; add to creamed mixture. Beat well. Fold in chocolate chips. Chill dough in the refrigerator for one hour before making into balls.
  4. Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C). Form dough into one inch balls and roll in icing sugar until coated. Bake on greased sheets for 10 to 12 minutes.
  5. Makes about 5 dozen cookies.