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Toe Toes Recipe

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Susan Privot
Added: Monday, December 22, 2008


c shortening
c butter
2 c sugar
2 eggs

5 -6 c flour
c cocoa
2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
tsp cloves
1 c chopped nuts
12 oz chocolate chips
2 c milk

Combine flour, cocoa, soda, cinnamon & cloves; set aside.

Cream butter, shortening & sugar mix till fluffy.

Add eggs 1 at a time.

To the butter mixture, add flour mixture, alternating with the milk, ending with flour until completely combined.

Stir in nuts and chocolate chips. Can be chilled overnight at this point if you like.

Scoop w/ cookie scoop onto a parchment lined or oiled cookie sheet. Bake 375 10-12 minutes. Cool on wire baking racks


Combine powdered sugar, water, vanilla and a pinch of salt.

Add food coloring if desired.

Ice cooled cookies.

dip tops in coconut if desired.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Many Dozens!
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
10 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
My favorite cookie




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