Chocolate Crinkles

These cookies melt in your mouth.

1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
2 cups white sugar
˝ cup vegetable oil
4 eggs
2 tsps vanilla extract
2 cups flour
2 tsps baking powder
˝ tsp salt
˝ cup confectioners’ sugar

Mix cocoa, sugar and vegetable oil together.
Beat in eggs one at a time.|
Add vanilla.


Sift together flour, baking powder and salt.
Add dry mixture to the cocoa mixture.
Chill dough for at least four hours.

When ready to bake, preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.
Roll dough into 1 in. balls.
Coat each ball with confectioners’ sugar.
Place ball on cookie sheet.

Bake for 10-12 minutes.
Let cookies rest on sheet  for one minute before putting on cooling rack.