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Chocolate Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Chocolate Cookies, by , is from First Baptist Church Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Sherry Rager
Added: Thursday, May 10, 2007


1 c. melted shortening
2 c. brown sugar
2 eggs
2 tsp. baking soda in 2 Tbsp. hot water
5 Tbsp. cocoa, rounded
3 1/2 - 4 c. flour
1 c. buttermilk

4 Tbsp. butter, melted
2 Tbsp. cocoa
4 Tbsp. milk
1 tsp. vanilla
powdered sugar, until desired consistancy

Preheat oven to 325.

Mix all ingredients well. Drop by tablespoonfuls on greased cookie sheets. Bake for 12 minutes. Cool and frost.




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