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For this super-easy garnish, press a striped chocolate kiss into each baked cookie while it's still warm. After the chocolate softens, you can swirl it with a knife.
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- 1 cup butter flavor shortening
- 1 1/2 cups sugar
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1 egg
- 1 tablespoon coffee liqueur
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 tablespoons instant coffee crystals
- 48 Hershey's Hugs chocolates (milk chocolate kisses with stripes) or 48 chocolate kisses with almonds
- 1Beat shortening in a large bowl with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds.
- 2Add 1 cup sugar, baking powder, and salt.
- 3Beat until mixture is combined, scraping side of bowl occasionally.
- 4Beat in egg, liqueur, and vanilla until combined.
- 5Beat in as much flour as you can with the mixer.
- 6Stir in any remaining flour.
- 7If necessary, cover and chill dough in the refrigerator about 1 hour or until easy to handle.
- 8Preheat oven to 350°F
- 9Lightly grease cookie sheets; set aside.
- 10Shape dough into 1-inch balls.
- 11Combine remaining 1/2 cup sugar and coffee crystals.
- 12Roll dough balls in sugar mixture.
- 13Place balls 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheets.
- 14Bake in preheated oven about 10 minutes or until tops are cracked and sides are set; do not let edges brown.
- 15Immediately press a chocolate kiss into the center of each cookie.
- 16If desired, while chocolate is still warm, swirl it gently using your finger or with a knife.
- 17Transfer cookies to wire racks and cool completely.
- 18Makes 48 cookies.
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Nutritional Facts for Cappuccino Love Bites
Serving Size: 1 (870 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 1
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 86.4
- Calories from Fat 39
- Total Fat 4.4 g
- Saturated Fat 1.1 g
- Cholesterol 4.4 mg
- Sodium 21.3 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 10.9 g
- Dietary Fiber 0.1 g
- Sugars 6.4 g
- Protein 0.7 g
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Hershey's Hugs chocolates