Death by Chocolate Cookies

death by chocolate cookies on plate

This Death by Chocolate Cookies recipe is guaranteed to satisfy your chocolate craving. The rich chocolate flavor and nuts made this cookie recipe a decadent dessert. Serve them with a glass of cold milk to the kids for a special treat and you will see some happy faces.

Did you know that Hawaii is the only state that grows cocoa beans that are used to make chocolate? Although, 70% of the world's cocoa is from West Africa.

This Death by Chocolate recipe is a recipe from my home economics class in high school and is one of my favorite cookie recipes that has been used often in my kitchen.

This wonderfully chocolate cookie recipe is an excellent choice to use for your holiday cookies. They would make a good addition to your Christmas cookies recipe collection. Most everyone loves chocolate cookies.

Cookies are made of butter and love. - Norwegian Proverb

  • 2 pkgs. (16 squares) semi-sweet baking chocolate, divided
  • 3/4 c. brown sugar (packed firmed)
  • 1/4 c. unsalted sweet butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 c. flour
  • 1/4 tsp. baking powder
  • 2 c. chopped nuts

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coarsely chop 8 squares of the chocolate; set aside. Melt remaining 8 squares of chocolate. Stir in sugar, butter, eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour and baking powder. Stir in reserved chopped chocolate and nuts. Drop 1/4 cupfuls baking stone. Bake 12 - 3 minutes or until cookies are puffed and feel set to the touch. Cool on baking stone for 1 minute. Transfer to wire rack to cool.

Makes about 1 1/2 dozen cookies.

You now have the richest chocolate cookie you can imagine. A Death by Chocolate Cookie and a cup of coffee and I am a happy girl!

If you like this Death by Chocolate Cookies recipe check out my other recipes for cookies.

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