Chewy Chocolate Cookies III

Chewy Chocolate Cookies III


"A very chocolaty and very chewy cookie, first cousin to a brownie."


servings 298 cals
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Original recipe yields 18 servings



  • Calories:
  • 298 kcal
  • 15%
  • Fat:
  • 16.2 g
  • 25%
  • Carbs:
  • 39.1g
  • 13%
  • Protein:
  • 3.4 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 21 mg
  • 7%
  • Sodium:
  • 98 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In large bowl cream shortening, sugar, water and vanilla extract. Beat in eggs. In a separate bowl, combine flour, cocoa, salt and baking soda and gradually add to creamed mixture. Beat until just blended. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts.
  2. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 7 - 9 minutes. Do not overbake. Cool 2 minutes before removing from cookie sheet.
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  1. 37 Ratings


Not the recipe I was hoping for. Soft and cakey, not chewy. Easy enough to follow but not one to keep.

Very good. They are very close to a brownie. You don't think they're done after 7-9 minutes, but they are after they set. Very chewy. I'm know for my chocolate chip cookies and my husband said t...

really yummy & chocolatey! As per other review, do NOT increase oven temp & bake longer!!! You will burn cookies. I think her oven might be off. I found recipe to be exactly right.

Two stars for this cookie as I was very disappointed in how it baked into a typical flat pancake-like cookie. I have been baking for years and have not seen such a flat cookie recipe in about as...

Absolutely heavenly. They are not only soft, but they have this melt-in-your-mouth texture. They were all gobbled up within a few hours of my making them - a huge hit with all my picky brothers ...

Everyone loved them. They were very chocolatey and chewy.

These are great brownie-cookies. Followed recipe with one exception: one cup of chocolate chips is enough for me. To dress them up for a Christmas party, add a little pink peppermint frosting...

Absolutely DELICIOUS!!

This is a very good cookie. Very much like a brownie. However, I had to increase the baking time to 11 minutes and increase the oven temperature to 400 degrees. I will probably make them again, ...