Spicy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe by Marie
READY IN: 31mins
YIELD: 60 cookies




  • Preheat oven to 375°.
  • Mix together first 6 ingredients and set aside.
  • Cream shortening, sugars and vanilla until well mixed.
  • Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  • Add flour mixture slowly and beat well.
  • Stir in chocolate chips and walnuts by hand.
  • Drop dough by tablespoonful onto ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 9 to 11 minutes or just until cookies brown.
  • Cool cookies on baking sheet for two minutes, then remove to a wire rack to cool completely.