Frosted Chocolate Almond Cookies

Frosted Chocolate Almond Cookies Recipe
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These brownie-flavored chocolate slices are topped with a creamy white frosting.
35 min
Prep Time
1:30
Total Time
42 cookies

Ingredients

Cookie

1/2 cup
sugar
1/2 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1
large Land O Lakes® Egg
1/2 teaspoon
vanilla
1 1/2 cups
all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon
baking powder
1/2 cup
real semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted, cooled
1/2 cup
slivered almonds, toasted, finely chopped
Sugar

Frosting

1 1/2 cups
powdered sugar
1 tablespoon
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/4 teaspoon
almond extract
1 to 2 tablespoons
Land O Lakes® Fat Free Half & Half

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375°F.
  2. Combine sugar and butter in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add egg and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour and baking powder; beat at low speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Add cooled chocolate; continue beating until well mixed. Stir in almonds until well mixed.
  3. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place 1 inch apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Flatten with bottom of glass dipped in sugar. Bake 7-9 minutes or until edges are firm. Cool completely.
  4. Combine powdered sugar, butter and almond extract in bowl. Beat at low speed, adding enough half & half for desired frosting consistency. Spread about 1/2 teaspoon frosting over each cookie. Let stand until frosting is completely set.

Recipe Tips

To toast almonds, heat oven to 350°F. Spread almonds onto ungreased 15x10x1-inch baking pan. Bake 5-8 minutes, stirring occasionally, or until golden brown.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories
180
Cholesterol
20mg
Carbohydrates
26g
Protein
2g
Fat
9g
Sodium
70mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

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