Black Forest cookies

  • Yield: 4--5 dozen


12ounces chocolate chips, divided
1/2cup brown sugar
1/4cup softened butter
2-- eggs
1teaspoon vanilla
3/4cup sifted flour
1/4teaspoon baking powder
1package cherry flavored craisins
1cup 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.