- 2 cups All-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup Shortening
- 1 1/2 cups Sugar
- 4 Eggs
- 1 cup Powdered sugar
- 1 cup Walnutschopped, optional
- 1 cup Cocoa powderunsweetened
- 2 tsp Vanilla extract
- 2 tsp Baking powder
- 1/3 tsp Salt
Easy Chocolate Crinkles
For a yummy lunchbox snack or afternoon sweet treat, try my Easy Chocolate Crinkles recipe! I guess almost everyone will have tried a chocolate crinkles at some point in their life.
I remember always hoping there would be one tucked inside when I opened my lunchbox a school! Chocolate Crinkles are usually two plain cookies sandwiched together with marshmallow and coated in chocolate. Nowadays of course we like to adapt our traditional favorites and add our own twists! So perhaps you can try using jam, or nutella as a filler, or coating them in peanut crumbs or coconut flakes instead.
Here I’m sharing the basic cookie recipe with you – tasty, chocolatey, crumbly cookies dotted with crunchy walnuts – the finishing touches are up to you!
To make Chocolate Crinkles, you will need the following ingredients:
So, how to make Chocolate Crinkles?
Steps to make Easy Chocolate Crinkles
Beat the shortening and sugar
Add the eggs and vanilla
Combine the dry ingredients
Mix the wet and dry ingredients
Add the walnuts
Chill the dough
Heat the oven
Preheat the oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a baking sheet.
Shape the cookies
Coat the cookies
Bake the cookies
Cool before serving