Vanilla-Frosted Fudge Cookies

Posted in on the 5th March, 2014

3/4 c Flour
1/2 c Unsweetened cocoa powder
1 ts Baking powder
1/4 ts Salt
1/4 c Canola oil
1 c Sugar
1 1/2 ts Vanilla extract
4 Egg whites; unbeaten
2 c Confectioner’s sugar
2 tb Skim milk; approx. (2 to 3)
Unsweetened cocoa powder; -for dusting Recipe by: Diane Mott Davidson, Killer Pancakes Preheat oven to 350=B0. Spray a large nonstick cookie sheet with vegetable oil spray. Sift the flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt together. Set aside. Mix together the oil, sugar, 1 tsp. vanilla and the egg whites until well combined. Stir in the flour mixture. Chill for one hour. Using a 1/2 Tbsp. measure, scoop the dough onto the cookie sheet, leaving 2 inches between cookies. Bake for 8-10 minutes or until the cookies are puffed and cooked through. Do not overcook. Transfer the cookies to a rack and cool completely. Mix together the confectioners’ sugar, skim milk and remaining 1/2 tsp. vanilla unsil pasty. Add skim milk if necessary. Spread a small amount of vanilla frosting on each cookie. Put the cookies back on the rack, dust lightly with cocoa powder and allow the frosting to dry. —–


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