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Brownie Turtle Cookies Recipe

Brownie Turtle Cookies                       

2 squares(1 ounce each) unsweetened baking chocolate
1/3 cup vegetable. shortening
1 cup granulated sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
2 large eggs
1 1/4 flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1 cup "M&M's" minis
1 cup pecan halves
1/3 cup caramel ice cream topping
1/3 cup shredded coconut
1/3 finely chopped pecans

Preheat oven to 350* lightly grease cookie sheets; set aside.
Heat chocolate and shortening in 2qt saucepan over low heat stirring constantly until melted.
Remove from heat, mix sugar, vanilla, eggs. blend flour, baking powder and salt.
Stir in 2/3 cup M&M's minis.
For each cookie arrange 3 pecan halves, with ends almost touching at center ,on prepared cookie sheets. Drop dough by rounded tsp teaspoonfuls onto center of each group of pecans and mound dough slightly. Bake 8-10 min. just until set.( DO NOT OVER BAKE)
Cool completely on wire racks in a small bowl combine caramel, coconut, and nuts; top each cookie with about 1 1/2 tsp. of the mixture and press remaining M&M's minis on each cookie.

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