Introduction: Chocolate Espresso Crinkle Cookies

A sweet, fudgy cookie with an extra sugar surprise! :)

Step 1: Ingredients

- 1 cup of all-purpose flour

- 1/2 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder

- 1 tsp of baking soda

- 1/2 tsp of salt

- 1/4 tsp of baking powder

- 3 eggs

- 1 cup of light, packed brown sugar

- 5 tsp of instant espresso powder

- 1 tsp of vanilla extract

- 4 oz of unsweetened chocolate

- 4 tbsp of unsalted butter, softened

- 1/2 cup of white, granulated sugar

- 1/2 cup of confectioner's sugar

Step 2: Prepare

Preheat oven to 350˚F. Line two baking sheet with parchment paper.

In a small bowl, whisk together flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

In a separate bowl attached to an electric mixer, whisk together eggs, brown sugar, espresso powder, and vanilla. In a small bowl, melt unsweetened chocolate and butter [in microwave or over double boiler (in bowl over simmering water)].

Whisk chocolate mixture into egg mixture until well combined. Stir in flour mixture until just combined.

Step 3: Dip

Take about 1-2 tbsp of cookie dough, roll in ball, and roll in white, granulated sugar. Then roll in confectioner's sugar, and place on cookie sheet, each about 2 inches apart. Bake cookies for about 10 minutes or until they have puffed up and have a cracked appearance.

Step 4: Enjoy!

Serve, and enjoy with milk!

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