If you love brownies you will love these cookies, they do not last long in our house.
1 cup butter
1 1/2 cup sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
2 cups flour
2/3 cup cocoa powder
3/4 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt
2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup chopped walnuts (optional)
Preheat oven to 350 degrees
In a large bowl, beat butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla until light and fluffy. In a separate bowl combine flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. Add to butter mixture, mix until blended. Add chocolate chips and walnuts. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 8-10 minutes or until just set. Cool slightly on cookie sheets then transfer to wire rack to cool completely.