"A man who was fond of wine was offered some grapes at dessert after dinner. "Much obliged," said he, pushing the plate aside; "I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills."--Jean Antheleme Brillat-Savarin, The Physiology of Taste
2 Cups and 4 Tbs. sifted flour 1 tsp. soda 1 tsp. salt 1 Cup Sugar 1/2 Cup Brown Sugar 2 Eggs 2 tsp. vanilla 1 Cup shortening Pkg. Chocolate Chips 1/2 Cup Chopped Nuts (Optional)
Preheat oven to 375º. Sift together flour, soda and salt. Then add remaining ingredients and mix well. Then add chocolate chips and nuts. Roll by hand into 1" balls and placed on greased cookie sheet. Bake for 12 minutes.
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