Mr. Food: Chocolate Meatball Cookies

Mr. Food: Chocolate Meatball Cookies

 

What You’ll Need

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 stick butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • ICING
  • 2/3 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 2 tablespoons milk

What to Do

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine flour, 3 tablespoons cocoa, the cinnamon, ground cloves, baking powder, and baking soda; mix well. In a large bowl, beat butter, granulated sugar, and vanilla until blended. Gradually add flour mixture and milk to butter mixture, beating until thoroughly combined. Roll dough into 1-inch balls and place on baking sheets.
  3. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until set. Let cool 3 minutes, then remove to wire rack to cool completely.
  4. In a small bowl, whisk Icing ingredients until smooth. Dip cookies into icing and let set until icing hardens.