You are here: Home » Recipes » Black Forest cookies Black Forest cookies Recipe by joannehesse Yield 4--5 dozen PrintEmail Ingredients 12 ounces chocolate chips, divided1/2 cup brown sugar1/4 cup softened butter2 -- eggs1 teaspoon vanilla3/4 cup sifted flour1/4 teaspoon baking powder1 package cherry flavored craisins1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans Instructions Microwave 3/4 cup of chocolate chips in bowl 2 minutes on high. Stir until smooth and add butter and brown sugar, eggs and vanilla. Mix well until blended. Add flour and baking powder mixing thoroughly. Stir in remaining chocolate chips, craisins and nuts. Mix well. Drop by teaspoonful onto baking sheet and bake in a 350 over for 12-14 minutes. Cool 2 minutes before removing from baking sheet.