Black Forest cookies
- Yield 4--5 dozen
- 12 ounces chocolate chips, divided
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 1/4 cup softened butter
- 2 -- eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 3/4 cup sifted flour
- 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 package cherry flavored craisins
- 1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
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.