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VIRGINIA THIS MORNING: Cocoa Crinkle Sandwich Cookies

Posted at 11:34 AM, Jun 25, 2013

RICHMOND, Va (WTVR) - Dianne Miller of Ashland is a semi-finalist in this year's Pillsbury Bake -Off.  She entered her Cocoa Crinkle Sandwich Cookie recipe into the 'Sweets and Starts' category and now she's vying for that one million dollar prize.

You have until Thursday, June 27th to vote for Dianne to make it into the finals.



1 can (14 oz) Eagle Brand® Sweetened Condensed Milk


cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil




cups Pillsbury BEST® Self-Rising Flour


cup unsweetened baking cocoa

1 1/2

cups sugar

1 1/4

cups Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Chocolate Fudge Flavored Frosting

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  • 1 Heat oven to 325°F. Spray large cookie sheets with Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat sweetened condensed milk, oil and eggs with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds until well blended. Beat in flour, cocoa and sugar on low speed 1 to 2 minutes or until well mixed (dough will be sticky). Cover; refrigerate 1 hour for easier handling.
  • 3 Roll dough into 40 (1 1/2-inch) balls. Place 3 inches apart on cookie sheets.
  • 4 Bake 10 to 14 minutes or until cookies are puffed and edges are set. Cool on cookie sheets 2 minutes; remove to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 15 minutes.
  • 5 Spread 1 tablespoon frosting on bottoms of 20 cookies. Top with remaining cookies, bottom side down; press lightly. Store in covered container.