Congrats to AmySue @ A Healthy Life For Me
You all did such an amazing job and I want to thank each and every one of you for taking the time to participate in the bake-off.
I will be hosting one of these contests each month, so if you didn’t win this time around, there’s always next month! Please don’t be offended if you didn’t win this category. It was extremely hard to choose a winner and you all should be very proud of yourselves. You’re all tremendously talented.
Now for the winning recipe:
Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies Dipped In Chocolate
(Written by: A Healthy Life For Me)
These cookies are so simple to make, with limited ingredients, time and easy clean-up. They look so elegant and are quite addictive!
- 2 sticks of butter, room temperature
- 1/3 cup sugar
- 1/3 cup brown sugar
- Pinch of salt
- 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 3/4 cup chocolate chips
- 2 cup of bittersweet 60% chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Spray a 13 x 9 baking pan with baking spray.
Using an electric mixer, beat butter, sugars and salt for about 1 minute. Beat in vanilla.
Reduce speed and add flour in 3 additions, beating just until blended. Stir in 3/4 cup chocolate chips.
Transfer dough to an ungreased 13-by-9-inch baking pan. Press dough evenly on bottom of pan with your fingers.
Bake until golden brown, about 35 minutes; do not underbake. Let cool for 5 minutes. Transfer cookies onto parchment paper and cut into triangles or rectangles.
Melt bittersweet chips in glass bowl in microwave for 2 minutes. Taking halfway out to stir.
Dip ends of cookies in melted chocolate and cool on parchment paper.
Please be sure to check out ALL of the other participant’s recipes as well!
Dry Fruits & Oats Cereal Apple Cookies submitted by: Sara @ Fooding Rookie
Lofthouse At Home Cookies submitted by: Learn2Kitchen
Fabulous Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies submitted by: Alison @ Love Bake Chocolate
Cinnamon Brown Sugar Cookies (Gluten, Egg, & Dairy Free) submitted by: Aubin @ In The Usual Way
Lemon Cranberry Cookies submitted by: Hollie @ Hollies Hobbies
Peanut Butter Cookies submitted by: notimeforironing
Basic Oat Mix; Choco Chip Cookies, & Seed and Honey Cookies submitted by: Paula @ All About The Bake
Cookies and Cream Cookies submitted by: Mary Beth @ Mary Beth Cooks
English Breakfast Tea Cookies submitted by: Add A Little Sunshine
Oatmeal Raisin & Chocolate Chip Cookies submitted by: Laura @ Confessions of a Young Chef
Momofuku Inspired Banana Cookies submitted by: Crafty Bake Oven
MockLava Cookies submitted by: The Poor Baker
S’mores Bites submitted by: Sara Tedde @ Cook by the Book
Pignoli Cookies submitted by: Quinn @ Quin Goldie
Lemon & Thye Tea Cookies submitted by: Christine @ Angry Cherry
Peaches & Cream Oatmeal Cookies submitted by: Audry @ Tonetiki
Stove Top Oatmeal Cookies submitted by: Karen Lynne @ Karen Lynne’s Kitchen
Oatmeal Craisin Cookies submitted by Stefanie @ Hugs Kisses & Snot
Double Chocolate Chip Cookies submitted by: Fika @ Fika And More
Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip w/ M&Ms submitted by: Alice @ Modern Alice
Chocolate-Toffee Cake Batter Cookies: submitted by: Erin @ Erin’s DC Kitchen
Chocolate Espresso Cookies submitted by: Morgan @ Gradually Ginger
Twodaloo Cookies submitted by: Stephanie @ Twodaloo
Again, you all did such an amazing job. I can’t thank you enough for participating.
Be sure to check back for next month’s Contest/Giveaway!