Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are EXCELLENT!!! Some of the best cookies I have ever made.

Ingredients :
  •     1 cup butter, softened
  •     1 1/2 cups white sugar
  •     2 eggs
  •     2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  •     2 cups all-purpose flour
  •     2/3 cup cocoa powder
  •     3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  •     1/4 teaspoon salt
  •     2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  •     1/2 cup chopped walnuts (optional)
Directions :

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. In large bowl, beat butter, sugar, eggs, and vanilla until light and fluffy. Combine the flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt; stir into the butter mixture until well blended. Mix in the chocolate chips and walnuts. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  3. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, or just until set. Cool slightly on the cookie sheets before transferring to wire racks to cool completely.