Saturday, December 17, 2016

Mocha Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mocha Chocolate Chip Cookies
makes about 100 cookies

3 cups all-purpose flour
3 tablespoons baking cocoa
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
½ cup & 2 tablespoons instant coffee granules
¼ cup hot water
1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
½ cup granulated sugar
1 cup brown sugar, packed
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 cups (or 12oz pkg) chocolate chips

Preheat oven to 350
Combine flour, baking cocoa, baking soda, salt in a bowl and set aside
Dissolve coffee in water and set aside
Beat butter, sugars, vanilla until creamy
Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each one
Add coffee mixture
Gradually beat in flour mixture
Stir in chips

Drop by teaspoon onto baking sheet
Bake 10-12 minutes or until firm
Cool on baking sheets for a few minutes
Remove to wire racks to cool completely