Double Chocolate Snowballs

Double Chocolate Snowballs

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Snowballs are the perfect holiday cookie. Decadent dark chocolate and Walnut Oil pair together in a rich, flavorful dough. With a generous dusting of powdered sugar, these cookies will delight one and all this season.

Serves
Prep Time
Cook Time
12
15
7-10

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/4 cup Walnut Oil
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3/4 cup mini chocolate chips
  • Additional powdered sugar, for rolling (about 1 – 1 1/2 cups)

Directions:

  1. Preaheat oven to 375°. Line two cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Mix butter, Walnut Oil, 1/2 cup powdered sugar, cocoa and vanilla with an electric mixer until light and fluffy.
  3. Add flour and salt and mix until the dough comes together.
  4. Fold in the chocolate chips. If dough is too soft, chill it until you can work it easily with your hands.
  5. Scoop 1 tablespoon balls of dough and place on prepared cookie sheet.
  6. Bake cookies for 7-10 minutes until bottoms are just slightly brown and the tops are no longer glossy.
  7. Remove from oven and cool for 5-10 minutes, until you can handle them.
  8. Fill a small bowl with 1 cup powdered sugar and roll each cookie in the sugar until coated. Place on a rack to cool.
  9. Once cookies have cooled, you may want to re-roll them in more powdered sugar.

Recipe adapted from justapinch.com