But, for now, we have cookies. Chocolate cookies. Really chocolaty cookies. If you have a chocolate craving, these will satisfy it. Quickly. They are soft and almost melt in your mouth too. So, make these and gobble them up before your New Year's resolution of no sweets begins.
6oz (12 tablespoons) butter, softened
1/4 cup white sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup all purpose flour
3 tbsp cornstarch
1/4 cup cocoa powder
4 oz chocolate chips
2 tbsp heavy cream
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Mix butter, sugar and vanilla in bowl until well combined. Add flour, sugar, cocoa and cornstarch. Beat until combined. Spoon approx tablespoons dollops on a baking sheet. Flatten gently. Bake 10-12 minutes
Melt chocolate over low heat, then add in cream. Stir until combined. Let cool. Spread chocolate filling on backside of cooled cookie, then, top off with another cookie, making a sandwich.
Make sure cookies & filling are completely cooled before frosting them.
Makes approx 10-12 sandwiches. Depending on size.