If Valentine's Day is coming, you MUST have chocolate, right? Try these cookies if too much chocolate is just right:
2 packages semi-sweet baking chocolate, divided
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup butter
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup flour
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
2 cups nuts, chopped (optional)
Chop 1 package of chocolate, set aside.
Microwave remaining package in large bowl on high for 1 - 2 minutes. Stir until chocolate is smooth and melted.
Stir in sugar, butter, eggs, and vanilla. Stir in flour and baking powder.
Stir in reserved chopped chocolate and nuts.
Drop by 1/4 cupfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake 12 minutes or until cookies feel set to touch. Cool on cookie sheet one minute.
Cool completely on wire rack.
Makes about 18 cookies.
Find all the ingredients you need for your Valentine treat at Wal-Mart at 2887 South Arlington Road in Akron.