Mary's Chocolate Chip Cookies
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 10-13
  • Servings: 36-48
  • 2/3 cup butter or margerine
  • 2/3 cup shortening
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 12 oz chocolate chips
  • 6 oz nuts(optional)
DIRECTIONS
  1. Cream together first 4 ingredients. Add eggs and vanilla.
  2. Combine flour, salt and baking soda in separate bowl; mix together. Add chocolate chips and nuts. I chill batter to obtain plump cookies.
  3. Place on lightly greased, or parchment paper lined cookie sheet.
  4. Bake at 375 degrees F for 10-13 minutes. Makes 3-4 dozen cookies.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Mary was a coworker of mine many years ago. She used to bring these cookies often to work. When she quit, she left the recipe and they are the only chocolate chip cookies I make.