DLTK's Crafts for Kids


Mud Pie Cookies

Ingredients:

Cookies

  • 3/4 cup shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee
  • 2 teaspoons water
  • 3 beaten eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped pecans

Frosting

  • 1/3 cup softened butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1/3 cup miniature semi-sweet chocolate pieces

Instructions:

Cookies

Frosting

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