Spritz Cookies

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Sep. 16, 2011

Ingredients

Boiling water 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Unsweetened cocoa powder 6 Tablespoon
Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Room Temperature)
Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Egg yolk 1
Flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Baking powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt 1/4 Teaspoon

Directions

In a small bowl, thoroughly mix boiling water and cocoa; set aside to cool.

Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).

In a large mixer bowl, cream butter and vanilla.

Add sugar gradually, beating until light and fluffy.

Add egg yolk; beat thoroughly.

Stir in cocoa mixture.

Combine flour, baking powder and salt.

Add to creamed mixture 1/4 at a time, mixing until blended after each addition.

Put dough through a cookie press onto an ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake 12 minutes.

Cool on wire racks.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 3179Calories from Fat 1763

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 201 g309.2%

Saturated Fat 124 g620%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 741 mg30.88%

Total Carbohydrates 345 g115%

Dietary Fiber 36 g144%

Sugars 103 g

Protein 48 g96%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet