Flourless Chocolate Cookies
All the decadence of flourless chocolate cake baked into a rich and chocolaty cookie.Yield: 24 cookies
|3 cups||powdered sugar|
|2/3 cup||unsweetened cocoa powder|
|2 to 4||egg whites, at room temperature|
|1 tablespoon||pure vanilla extract|
|1 cup||bittersweet chocolate chips|
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line two rimmed baking sheets with parchment paper. Spray the parchment paper lightly with cooking spray.
In a large bowl, whisk together the powdered sugar, cocoa powder, and salt. Beat in two egg whites and the vanilla extract until the batter is moistened. You're looking for a brownie-like, thick and fudgy batter consistency. If it seems too thick, add another egg white - then a 4th one if it still seems too thick. Fold in chocolate chips.
Spoon batter onto the prepared baking sheets in 12 evenly spaced mounds per cookie sheet. Bake about 14 minutes, until the tops are glossy and lightly cracked. Slide the parchment paper (with the cookies) onto wire racks. Cool completely. Enjoy!