Frankie's Mom's Chocolate Balls

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Ingredients You'll Need

4 cups flour
4 tsp. Baking powder
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1 tsp salt
3/4 cup cocoa
1 cup raisins
1 cup walnuts
1 cup (or more) Chocolate chips
1 1/4 cup shortening
3 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1 tsp vanilla


Put dry ingredients in bowl, add shortening and mix with fingers. Then add nuts, raisins, and chocolate chips. In a separate bowl, beat eggs, milk, and vanilla lightly. Make hole in dry mixture and add liquid, mixing it into a stiff dough. Shape in palms of hands into balls about as big as walnuts.

Bake at 400 for 15 minutes. Ice when hot with powdered sugar mixed with milk

Questions, Comments & Reviews

These sound really good. My sister-in-law is a chocoholic so I will definately tell her about these.

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