Preheat oven to 325 degrees. In a large bowl, beat the sugar, margarine and shortening until light and fluffy. Add the vanilla extract and egg; blend well. Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off. Stir in the flour, cocoa and baking powder; mix well. Shape the dough into 1-inch balls. To form a mouse, pinch one end of the ball to form the nose. For the ears, make 2 tiny balls of dough and flatten slightly; gently press into the dough on the upper front of each mouse body. For the eyes, press 2 miniature chocolate chips into the dough below the ears. Place the shaped cookies 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 8 to 13 minutes, or until set. For the tails, immediately place a piece of licorice into the rounded end of each cookie. Remove from the cookie sheets. Variation. Chocolaty Shortbread Cookies: Prepare the dough as directed above. Shape the dough into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Flatten slightly with a glass dipped in sugar. Bake for 8 to 13 minutes, or until set. Cool for 1 minute; remove from the cookie sheets. Recipe By : Pillsbury, Cookies, Brownies & Bars, 1991 File ftp://ftp.idiscover.co.uk/pub/food/mealmaster/recipes/mmdja006.zip
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|Serving Size: 1 Serving (42g)|
|Recipe Makes: 36|
|Calories from Fat: 108 (51%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 12g||16 %|
|Saturated Fat 7g||35 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 3.3g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 0.7g|
|Cholesterol 19.3mg||6 %|
|Sodium 143.7mg||5 %|
|Potassium 107.9mg||3 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 23.6g||7 %|
|Dietary Fiber 1.1g||5 %|
|Sugars, other 22.5g|
|Protein 2.9g||4 %|
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Calories per serving: 213
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