Chocolate Cauldron Cookies
These candy filled 3-D Chocolate Cauldron Cookies will be the hit at your next Halloween party!
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Beth Jackson Klosterboer
In a large mixing bowl, combine butter and sugar.
Cream until light and fluffy.
Mix in eggs and vanilla.
Combine cocoa powder, baking powder, salt, and flour in a small bowl.
Stir in to wet ingredients and mix just until incorporated.
Flatten dough into a disc and wrap in plastic wrap or place in a zip top bag. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
Remove dough from refrigerator.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
Roll dough out to 1/16 - 1/8 inch thickness.
Cut out 22 cauldrons using a 2 1/4 - 2 1/2 inch cauldron cookie cutter.
Set on parchment paper lined baking sheets.
Bake cauldron cookies for 10-12 minutes until the edges are set.
Roll out the remaining dough to 1/16th of an inch.
Cut out 22 circles using 2 1/2 inch round cookie cutters.
Set rounds of dough over the tops of a cake ball pan.
Pop pan in the freezer for 15 minutes.
Bake the domed circle cookies for 7-9 minutes until the edges are set.
Allow cookies to cool completely before decorating.
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