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[Cookie Elf File #440] 12 Days of Easy Christmas Cookies #7 – Chocolate Crinkles: Just 4 Ingredients
December 07, 2021
Dear Cookie Elf reader,

Welcome back to The Cookie Elf File … and to easy cookie recipes! Now as the holidays get close it’s time for our traditional 12 Days of Easy Christmas Cookies recipes.

Chocolate cookies from just 4 ingredients? Yep, and Chocolate Crinkles are perfect for the holidays. They look like they’re capped with snow. Enjoy!

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Feature: 12 Days of Easy Christmas Cookies #7 - Chocolate Crinkles - Just 4 Ingredients!

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Chocolate Crinkles: just 4 ingredients! They are super-easy to put together. The secret? Start with a devil’s food cake mix.

Then you roll them into balls and finally in powdered sugar. The surface of the cookie crinkles while you bake them. I love how they look like they’re covered in snow!

Prep time: 15 minutes
Bake time: 7-10 minutes
Makes about 4 dozen cookies

Get the full recipe for Chocolate Crinkles … and check out more Cake Mix Cookies for Christmas on our Pinterest board.

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That’s it for now. See you next time!

Happy baking,

Kathy, The Cookie Elf

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