Monday, September 17, 2007

Triple Chocolate Cookies

3 squares unsweetened baking chocolate
8 squares semisweet baking chocolate
6 Tbsp butter
1/3 cup flour
1/4 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
3 eggs
1 cup sugar
2 tsp vanilla
1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
2 cups chopped walnuts

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease cookie sheets.

Melt squares of baking chocolate with butter in microwave, stir until smooth. Set aside.

Stir together flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.

In mixing bowl, beat eggs, sugar, and vanilla until slightly thickened. Add the melted chocolate mixture, mixing well. Add flour, again mixing well. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts.

If batter is thin, allow to stand for 10 minutes.

Drop by heaping tablespoon onto cookie sheets. Bake for 8-10 minutes. Remove to wire racks to cool.

Makes approximately 3 dozen.