Sunday, February 10, 2008
Triple Choc Cookies
4.5 oz butter, chopped
2 tsp vanilla essence
1 cup firmly-packed brown sugar
3/4 cup plain flour
1/2 cup self-raising flour
2 tbs cocoa powder
4.5 oz milk choc bits
4.5 oz dark choc bits
Preheat oven to 350 F. Line base of 2 baking trays with non-stick baking paper.
Using electric beaters, cream butter, vanilla and brown sugar in a large bowl until smooth (do not overbeat). Beat in egg.
Sift flours and cocoa together. Add flour mixture and choc bits to butter mixture, stir well to combine.
Place tablespoons of mixture onto prepared trays, leaving about 2 inch between each. Bake, in batches, for 12-15 minutes or until just firm on the surface. Stand cookies on tray for 5 minutes then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.