We were all thinking about a topic for Genius Hour. The three of us decided we liked cookies. We were researching cookies and found a picture of a cookie cup and decided to research a recipe. Popsugar.com had the best recipe and video.
Cookie Shot Recipe
1 cup shortening
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup light brown sugar
1 large egg yolk
2 tsp vanilla extract
2 cups All purpose flour
1/2 tsp salt
1 bag of mini chocolate chips
1 cup of dark chocolate melts
1 1/2 cups milk
1 1/2 tsp of vanilla extract
-Preheat oven to 350. Grease the molds of a popover pan.
-In a large bowl, cream together the shortening and granulated sugar. Add egg yolk and vanilla extract and mix until completely combined.
-Gradually add the flour and salt and mix until well combined,. Add the mini chocolate chips.
-Form the cookie glasses inside the mold about 1/4 in thick. Chill for 20-30 minutes before baking.
- Bake for 20 minutes or until the cookies just start to brown. Then take them out to chill.
-Melt chocolate melts and pour the melted chocolate into the inside of the cookie and let sit for a minute. Pour the rest of the chocolate back inside the pan. Coat the inside of the cookie. Chill cookie shots until the chocolate sets.
-Mix together the milk and vanilla extract and serve inside each cookie shot.