Saturday, August 26, 2006

Chocolate Coffee Cookies Recipe

Chocolate Coffee Cookies
Thanks to JoJo for sending in

3/4 C nuts
1/3 C instant coffee (or more if desired---I use LOTS!!)
2 Tbsp. Hot water (more if more instant coffee used)
2 2/3 C flour
3/4 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 C butter or marg, softened
1 1/4 C white sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 C chocolate chips or small chunks
2 eggs

Preheat oven to 350 F degrees (175 degrees C)Toast nuts in oven 10 minutes or till golden brown. (optional)Dissolve coffee in hot water. In seperate bowl mix flour,baking soda and salt.Beat butter and sugar with electric muxture at medium speed until fluffy. Pour coffee,vanilla and eggs into butter mix; mix well.Reduce mixer's speed to low and slowly add flour mixture into butter mixture.Fold chocolate and nuts into dough. Drop by the spoonful on ungreased baking sheet.Bake for 10 minutes.ENJOY!!!!

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