Neiman's $250 Cookie Recipe

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Neiman's $250 Cookie Recipe

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In November 1987 a woman lunched at Neiman Marcus Dept. Store. For dessert she had a cookie which she enjoyed so much she asked if she could have the recipe. The waiter said yes but it will cost $2.50. The woman agreed to charge it to her account. Her statement came in showing $250.00 for the recipe so she promptly vowed to get them back. She copied and distributed it to everyone she saw (in Fort Worth). Apparently, I have been corrected. This is not a true story, but an urban legend, please forgive my ignorance.


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Serves:

makes 112 cookies

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

5 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
butter
2 c
sugar
2 c
brown sugar
4
eggs
2 tsp
vanilla
4 c
flour
5 c
blender oatmeal (blend oatmeal in blender until fine powder)
1 tsp
salt
2 tsp
baking powder
2 tsp
baking soda
24 oz
seni-sweet chocolate chips
1
8 oz hershey's chocolate bar, grated
3 c
chopped nuts

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and both sugars. Add eggs and vanilla.
Mix together with flour, oatmeal, salt, baking powder, and baking soda. Add chocolate chips, grated chocolate and nuts.
2
Roll into balls and place 2" apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 6 minutes at 375 degrees.
3
Makes 112 cookies and recipe can be halved.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American