Chewy Chocolate Cookies
PREHEAT OVEN TO 350 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT
1 1/4 cbutter, softened
2 cgranulated sugar
2 tspreal vanilla extract
2 cusifted, all-purpose flour
1 tspbaking soda
1 cfinely chopped nuts (optional)
How to Make Chewy Chocolate Cookies
- Cream butter and sugar in large mixer bowl.
Add eggs and vanilla and blend well.
Combine flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt; blend into creamed mixture.
Stir in nuts if desired.
Drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake at 350F for 8-9 minutes.
DO NOT OVERBAKE!
Cookies will be soft and puffed up but will flatten upon cooling.
Cool on cookie sheet to set, about 1 minute; remove to wire rack to cool completely.
Yields about 4 1/2 dozen cookies.