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Chocolate Sugar Cookies

3 squares Baker\s Unsweetened Chocolate
1 C. (2 sticks) butter or butter substitute
1 C. sugar
1 egg
1 tea. vanilla extract
2 C. flour
1 tea. baking soda
1/4 tea. salt
Additional sugar

Microwave chocolate and butter in a lrg. microwaveable bowl on HIGH 2 min. or until butter is melted. Stir until chocolate is completely melted.

Stir 1 C. sugar into melted chocolate mixture until well blended. Stir in egg and vanilla extract until completely mixed. Mix in flour, baking soda and salt. Refrigerate 30 min.

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.

Shape dough into 1-in. balls. Roll in additional sugar. Place on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 8 to 10 min. or until set. Remove from cookie sheet to cool on wire racks.

Makes about 3 1/2 dozen cookies.