Nevertheless, anything with dark chocolate and anything with chocolate chips are fondly welcome in my household.
Whatever it is, now I might have to find a safe place to hid it before it is gone before hubby is back.
What you need
35g plain flour
¼ tsp baking powder
1/8 tsp salt
226g bittersweet chocolate , coarsely chopped
2 tbsp unsalted butter
2 large eggs
107g castor sugar
1 tsp vanilla essence
226g walnuts or pecans, chopped into chunks
170g semisweet chocolate, chunks
Preheat the oven to 180°C.
In a small bowl, mix the flour, baking powder, and salt together thoroughly; set aside.
Melt 8oz of chocolate and the butter in a large heatproof bowl over simmering water, stir till smooth. Remove set it aside.
In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, sugar and vanilla together thoroughly.
Stir the eggs into the warm chocolate.
Stir in the flour and then the nuts and chocolate chunks.
With an ice cream scoop, scoop the batter onto the cookie sheet and bake for 12 to 14 minutes.
Cool on rack.
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