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Skeleton Chocolate Cut Out Cookie

Bake these cookies for a spooky Halloween treat
Skeleton Chocolate Cut Out Cookie

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Aren't these the cutest cookies?

Need something totally spooky and delicious to serve this Halloween? Try these easy chocolate skeleton cookies.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 Cup butter
  • 2 1/4 Cups brown sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 Teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 3 Cups flour
  • 1 Teaspoon baking powder
  • 11 Teaspoons unsweetened cocoa powder

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Mix butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Mix in the vanilla. Combine flour, cocoa powder, and baking powder, and mix well. Wrap dough in waxed paper and chill for 2-3 hours.

Divide dough in half. Roll out each half thinly. Cut with gingerbread man cookie cutters. Place on lightly greased cookie sheets and bake for 10-12 minutes.

Decorate with icing to create your skeletons.

Nutritional Facts
Servings4
Calories Per Serving1224
Total Fat62g96%
Sugar80gN/A
Saturated38g100%
Cholesterol272mg91%
Protein15g31%
Carbs155g52%
Vitamin A537µg60%
Vitamin B120.4µg6.8%
Vitamin B60.1mg6.9%
Vitamin D2µgN/A
Vitamin E2mg10%
Vitamin K5µg7%
Calcium208mg21%
Fiber4g17%
Folate (food)44µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)44µg11%
Iron3mg17%
Magnesium59mg15%
Monounsaturated16gN/A
Niacin (B3)1mg7%
Phosphorus336mg48%
Polyunsaturated3gN/A
Potassium349mg10%
Riboflavin (B2)0.2mg13.1%
Sodium170mg7%
Sugars, added79gN/A
Thiamin (B1)0.1mg8.9%
Trans2gN/A
Zinc1mg10%