The Cookies That Thinks It's a Brownie

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READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Melissa Spangler

These crackly and chocolatey cookies are similar to the ones my mother would buy from Delmont Pastries in Baton Rouge for holidays when I was a child. From

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a double boiler or microwave oven, melt the chocolate and butter and stir together; set aside to cool.
  2. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 2 cookie sheets.
  3. In a large bowl, mix the eggs and sugar on high speed of an electric mixer for 2 to 3 minutes.
  4. On low speed, add the melted chocolate mixture and vanilla while mixing. Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt; fold into the egg mixture with a large spoon.
  5. Stir in the nuts, and let the batter rest for 5 minutes.
  6. Drop dough by tablespoonfuls onto the prepared cookie sheets. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes. Cookies should spring back to touch.
  7. Remove cookies to wire rack to cool.

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