Chocolate crinkles


Ingredients
  • ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup powdered sugar

Instructions
  1. In a medium bowl, mix together cocoa, sugar, and oil.
  2. Beat in eggs one at a time, then add the vanilla, baking powder, and salt.
  3. Stir in flour.
  4. Cover and chill for 4 hours or more.
  5. Preheat oven to 350. Grease cookie sheets well.
  6. Roll dough into one-inch balls. Roll each ball in powdered sugar and place on cookie sheets.
  7. Bake 12 minutes. Let stand for a minute before removing to wire racks to cool.

Makes 3 dozen.


(Adapted from this recipe.)