Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by s'kat

My MIL and her daughter began this baking endeavor with Cowboy cookies. This is my sequel, and I'm stickin' to it.

Top Review by Gay Gilmore

I had to skip the coconut, that's just me, but the cookies are awesome! I went a little heavy handed with the nutmeg, and I thought it really paid off. I used Scharffen-Berger chocolate, my favorite.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. GHIRADELLI OR OTHER FINE CHOCOLATE ONLY, NO SUBSTITUTIONS!
  2. Preheat oven to 350-degrees.
  3. Melt butter and 1/2 bag of chocolate chips over low heat, stirring frequently.
  4. Combine both sugars in large bowl, and add butter-chocolate mixture, stirring well.
  5. Add vanilla and eggs.
  6. Add baking powder, soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and flour, blending thoroughly.
  7. Add chocolate chips, oatmeal, and coconut, mixing well.
  8. Drop by rounded tablespoons onto cookie sheet (these do better as a bigger cookie).
  9. Bake 12-15 minutes, until cookies just begin to turn brown- don't overbake!

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