Chocolate Mini Chip Holiday Cookies

The cut-out Chocolate Mini Chip Holiday Cookies are dotted with mini chocolate chips and topped with frosting and a drizzle of melted chocolate for a special treat. Fun to make with kids.

Chocolate Mini Chip Holiday Cookies
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  • Skill Level
    Intermediate
  • Makes
    36
    cookies (3 dozen)

Ingredients

  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter or margarine, softened
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups (12-ounce package) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Morsels, divided
  • 1 container (16 ounces) prepared vanilla frosting, colored if desired

Instructions

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BEAT butter, brown sugar, granulated sugar, vanilla extract and salt in large mixer bowl until creamy. Beat in egg yolk. Gradually beat in flour. Stir in 1 ½ cups morsels. Divide dough in half. Cover; refrigerate for 1 hour or until firm.

PREHEAT oven to 350° F.

ROLL half of dough to ¼-inch thickness between two sheets of wax paper. Remove top sheet of wax paper. Cut dough into shapes using cookie cutters. Lift from wax paper; place on ungreased baking sheets. Refrigerate for 10 minutes. Repeat with remaining dough.

BAKE for 9 to 11 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely. Spread with frosting; pipe with melted chocolate.

TO PIPE CHOCOLATE: Place remaining morsels in heavy-duty plastic bag. Microwave on HIGH (100%) power for 45 seconds; knead. Microwave for 10 seconds; knead until smooth. Cut tiny corner from bag; squeeze to pipe chocolate.

Nutritional Information

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 10g 15%
  • Saturated Fat 6g 28%
  • Cholesterol 20mg 6%
  • Sodium 80mg 3%
  • Carbohydrates 26g 9%
  • Dietary Fiber .5g 2%
  • Vitamin A 4%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Calcium 0%
  • Iron 2%
  • Sugars 10g
  • Protein 1g

* Percentage Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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