Chocolate Nuggets

3/4 cup butter
1 cup granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 tablespoons milk
1 large egg
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 ounces (2 squares) semi-sweet chocolate, melted
2-1/2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
jimmies or chopped nuts

Beat butter and sugar together until fluffy. Add vanilla, milk, egg, salt and chocolate and mix well. Add flour gradually. Chill dough for about 1 hour. Pre-heat oven to 375 F. Using approximately 1 tablespoon of dough, roll into 1-inch balls, then roll in jimmies or chopped nuts. Bake on ungreased baking sheet for 10-12 minutes. Allow to cool on wire racks.


Servings: 60

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