Makes 36 cookies.
1 cup butter
3/4 cup paked brown sugar
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 &1/4 cups all purpose flour
1/3 cup cocoa
1 tsp baking soda
3 candy bars ( I use 3 Musketeers) each cut into 12 cubes
1/4 cup granulated sugar
Make & Bake:
Cream together butter, brown sugar and 3/4 cup granulated sugar.
Beat in eggs one at a time.
Sift together flour, cocoa and baking soda, sift into creamed mixture.
Chill dough until firm.
Place 1 tbsp dough in your hand and mould into cup shape in which to place chocolate bar cube.
Shape dough around cube, then roll in sugar.
Place on baking sheet lined with parchment paper (or greased and floured).
Bake in 350 F oven for about 12 minutes or until cookies flatten slightly.
Remove to rack to cool.
(I made teacher gift bags filled with these cookies for my 13 year old to give out the last day of school last week. Aren’t the tags cute?)