Thursday, August 2, 2012

Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookie

The urban legend states that this recipe was sold to a NM shopper for $250.00. She was so shocked that her bill was not $2.50 like she had thought, that she quickly went and circulated this guarded recipe for all to enjoy...just to stick it to the store.

All I know is that these are GOOD! Maybe not $250 good....but close! This recipe makes roughly 112 coookies. So cut it down if you dont want to eat your body weight in cookies!

(Recipe may be halved):
2 cups butter
4 cups flour
2 tsp. baking soda
2 cups granulated sugar
2 cups brown sugar
5 cups blended oatmeal (measure oatmeal and blend in blender to a fine powder)
24 oz. chocolate chips
1 tsp. salt
1 8 oz. Hershey bar (grated)
4 eggs
2 tsp. baking powder
3 cups chopped nuts (your choice)
2 tsp. vanilla 
Cream the butter and both sugars. Add eggs and vanilla; mix together with flour, oatmeal, salt, baking powder, and soda. Add chocolate chips, Hershey bar and nuts. Roll into balls and place two inches apart on a cookie sheet..Bake for 10 minutes at 375 degrees. 

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