Presence Life Connections

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  • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup of mini chocolate chips
  • 2 eggs
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup white sugar
  • Juice of ½ a large orange
  • 2 ¼ cups flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 cup of chopped walnuts

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugars. Then add eggs, orange juice and zest to the sugar/butter mixture.
  2. In a separate bowl, combine flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt. Gradually add to the wet ingredients, stirring to combine. Fold in the chocolate chips and walnuts.
  3. Place a tablespoon-sized balls of dough onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  4. Bake for 9-11 minutes at 350 degrees.