Just look at these little dudes, they’re very cute and are very fun to make, perfect for the kids, they will love the looks and even more the amazing chocolate flavor, check it out!
Preparation Time: 20 mins
Cook: 10 mins
- ⅔ cup butter
- 1 cup white sugar
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 2 eggs
- 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
- ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
Cream together the butter or margarine, sugar and vanilla. Add the eggs. In a separate bowl, mix dry ingredients. Gradually add to the creamed mixture and blend. Chill until firm.
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
For each cookie: Roll: 1 ball for the body (1 inch), 1 ball for the head (3/4 inch), 4 small balls for arms/legs (1/2 inch), 2 smaller balls for ears, and 1 tiny ball for the nose. Arrange on ungreased cookie sheet. With toothpick, draw eyes and mouth.
Bake for 6 minutes or until set. Let cool for 1 minute, then remove from the cookie sheet. Optional: Make a ribbon around their necks using licorice whips (after baking).