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Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

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chocolate chip cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes


  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 pound semi-sweet chocolate
  • 1/2 cups nuts, coarsely chopped


  1. Cream shortening with sugar
  2. Add egg
  3. Sift flour, salt, and soda and add to first mixture
  4. Add vanilla
  5. Add chocolate chips and nuts
  6. Mix thoroughly
  7. Drop by teaspoon to an oiled cookie sheet
  8. Bake about 10 minutes in a moderate oven

Chocolate Chip Cookies



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