Chocolate mini-chip holiday cookies (1994)

Mini-chip holiday cookies

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Chocolate mini chip holiday cookies recipe

Chocolate mini chip holiday cookies recipe

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Mini-chip holiday cookies

Chocolate mini-chip holiday cookies

Yield: 3 dozen cookies
Prep Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Cook Time: 11 minutes
Additional Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 38 minutes


  • 1 cup butter of margarine, softened
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 12 ounces Nestle Toll House Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Morsels, divided
  • 15 ounces prepared vanilla frosting, colored if desired


  1. Beat butter, brown sugar, granulated sugar, vanilla extract and salt in large mixer bowl until creamy.
  2. Beat in egg yolk.
  3. Gradually beat in flour.
  4. Stir in 1-1/2 cups morsels.
  5. Divide dough in half.
  6. Cover; refrigerate for 1 hour or until firm.
  7. Roll half of dough to 1/4-inch thickness between two sheets of wax paper.
  8. Remove top sheet of wax paper.
  9. Cut dough into shapes using cookie cutters.
  10. Lift from wax paper; place on ungreased baking sheets.
  11. Refrigerate for 10 minutes.
  12. Repeat with remaining dough.
  13. Bakein oven preheated 350 degrees F for 9 to 11 minutes or until golden brown.
  14. Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.
  15. To pipe chocolate, place the remaining 1/2 cup morsels in heavy-duty plastic bag.
  16. Microwave on high (100%) power for 45 seconds; knead.
  17. Microwave for 10 seconds; knead until smooth.
  18. Cut tiny corner from bag; squeeze to pipe chocolate.
  19. Spread or pipe with frosting and melted semi-sweet morsels piped.


For deep colored frosting, use paste colors available at cake decorating shops.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 36 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 193Total Fat: 11gSaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 24mgSodium: 96mgCarbohydrates: 25gFiber: 1gSugar: 18gProtein: 1g

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