Death By Chocolate Cookies

Filed under: Cookies & Candies, Nuts - Pecan, Nuts - Walnuts.

Yummy, chocolaty goodness.

2 Package BAKER'S Semi Sweet Baking Choc. (divided)
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/4 cup butter
2 large Eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 cup flour
1/4 tsp. baking powder
2 cups rough chopped walnuts or pecans

1. Heat oven to 350 degrees

2. Coarsely chop 8 squares (1 pkg.) of the chocolate and
set aside.

3. Roughly chop nuts and set aside.

4. Microwave remaining 8 squares of chocolate in a large
bowl on High for 1 to 2 minutes. Stir until chocolate
is melted and smooth.

5. Stir in sugar, butter, eggs and vanilla.

6. Mix flour and baking powder together and then stir into

7. Stir in reserved rough chopped chocolate and nuts.
(Mixture will be thick.)

8. Drop by 1/4 cupfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet or
Silpat sheet.

9. Bake 12-14 minutes or until cookies are puffed and feel
set to the touch.

10. Cool on cookie sheet 1 minute.

11. Transfer to wire rack to cool completely.

Recipe Summary:
Yield: 1 1/2 doz.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 12-14 minutes

Recipe Provided By:
Dunbar House, 1880
Murphys, CA

Murphys Bed and Breakfast Inns