Orange Chocolate Crinkle Cookies


3/4 cup Blood Orange Olive Oil

3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder

2 cups granulated sugar

2 teaspoons vanilla

4 eggs

2 cups all purpose flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 teaspoon salt

powdered sugar to roll cookie in

Cacao Sugar for sprinkling

Mix oil, cocoa powder, granulated sugar, and vanilla in a large bowl.  Stir in eggs and mix well.  Stir in flour, baking powder and salt.  Cover; refrigerate at least 3 hours.  

Heat oven to 350 degrees.  Drop balls of dough into powdered sugar and roll around to coat.  Place about 2 inches apart on greased cookie sheets.  Sprinkle with Cacao Sugar.  Bake 10 to 12 minutes.  Immediately remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack.  Enjoy........