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Favorite Recipes: Death by Chocolate Cookies

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Name: Jeff & Carolee P. (5petes)
Total Recipes: 1



Death by Chocolate Cookies

Dish: Cookies & Bars
Dish Type: Other
Cooking Method: Baked
Difficulty: 1 / 10
Servings: 1 1/2 dozen
Prep Time: 15 min
Cook Time: 12 min

  • 16 squares - Baker’s Semi Sweet Baking Chocolate divided, or 16 oz semisweet chocolate chips divided
  • 3/4 cup - firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup - butter or margarine
  • 2 - eggs
  • 1 tsp - vanilla
  • 1/2 cup - flour
  • 1/4 tsp - baking powder
  • 2 cups - chopped nuts (optional)
Heat oven to 350 degrees. Coarsely chop 1/2 of chocolate (not necessary if using chocolate chips). Set aside. Microwave remaining chocolate in large microwavable bowl on high for 1-2 minutes. Stir until chocolate is melted and smooth. Stir in sugar, butter, eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour and baking powder. Stir in reserved chopped chocolate and nuts. Drop by 1/4 cupfuls onto non-greased cookie sheet. Bake 12 – 13 minutes or until cookies are puffed and feel set to the touch. Cool on cookie sheet 1 minute. Transfer to wire rack to cool completely.


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