Delectable Chocolate Cookies
1 chocolate fudge cake mix
3 tablespoons shortening, melted
1/2 c. cake flour, sifted
3 T cold water
Dump all cookie ingredients in kitchen mixer, adding the water a little bit at a time until the dough forms. Cover w/ saran wrap & chill for at least 2 hours or overnight.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly flour your counter top, roll out oreo thin. You can use a spice jar cover to cut them out the right size, or a small cookie cutter. Bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes. Allow to cool before filling.
4 1/2 c. Semi-sweet chocolate chips
6 tablespoons shortening;
Combine the above ingredients in a double boiler, melt slowly, once creamy add the following:
3/4 teaspoon peppermint extract
Stir well and dip each cookie as desired, cool on cookie sheet lined with wax paper, may place in the fridge to set.