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Add flour, nuts and chocolate chips in a large bowl. In a medium sauce pan over medium heat melt butter.
Add sugar,cocoa, baking soda, salt and vanilla to melted butter, stir well for 2 minutes.
Remove from heat and slowly( a little at a time so the eggs do not cook ) add the eggs, stir well . Pour mixture into the flour and mix well. Do not use a mixer because you will over mix.
Place rounded teaspoon on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake in a 350 degree preheated oven for 10. Let cool 2 minutes then transfer to a wire rack to finish cooling. ( makes 6 1/2 dozen)