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Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

This is the famous recipe for Neiman Marcus' Chocolate Chip Cookies that someone supposedly paid $250 for.  It turns out that the story is not true, but the cookie recipe is one of my favorites.  I make it when I feel like an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie.

This recipe makes over 100 cookies, so I usually half it or quarter it.


Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

2 cups butter
2 cups white sugar
2 cups brown sugar
4 eggs
2 tsp vanilla
4 cups flour
2 tsp baking soda
2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
5 cups oatmeal--measure and then blend to flour in blender
24oz chocolate chips
1 - 8 oz. Hershey chocolate bar, grated
3 cups nuts (optional)

Mix butter, sugars, eggs and vanilla. Blend all dry ingredients in a separate bowl. Add to wet ingredients and mix until blended. Stir in chocolate chips, chocolate bar and nuts. Bake in a preheated 375 oven for 10 minutes.  (Don't overcook.)

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