Sunday, May 24, 2009

Ultimate Chocolate Cookies

If you love chocolate, you will love these cookies!  They are moist, chewy, and almost brownie-like.  Always a hit at a BBQ, and these also freeze well, so you can make them ahead!

Ultimate Chocolate Cookies
1 12oz package of Semi-Sweet Choc. Chips
2oz Unsweetened Chocolate
2 TBSP Butter
1/4 tsp Baking Powder
Dash Salt
2 Eggs
2/3 C Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla
1/3 C Flour

1.  In a saucepan melt 1 c choc. chips, unsweetened chocolate, and butter over low heat.  Cool slightly.

2.  In a mixing bowl combine eggs, sugar, and vanilla.  Add melted chocolate and beat until smooth.

3.  Combine flour, baking powder & salt in a bowl and add to chocolate mixture.  Stir until combined.  Add remaining chocolate chips and stir in.

4.  Drop by teaspoon onto a cookie sheet.  Bake at 350 degrees for 8 - 10 minutes.  Let cool on pan for 3 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack.

Makes about 2 dozen cookies