by Deb Thompson from www.JustShortofCrazy.com.
These delicious chocolate pecan cookies were created by Deb Thompson from Just Short of Crazy.com. (http://www.justshortofcrazy.com/2013/12/american-heritage-chocolate-pecan-cookies-recipe/).
They are easy to make and fun to share.
Pre-heat oven to 350°F.
In a microwave safe bowl melt chocolate on high for 1 minute, stir and microwave another 30 seconds to 1 minute or until chocolate is completely melted. Add butter to chocolate and mix until melted. Add sugar, eggs and vanilla to bowl and mix. Add flour and baking powder mix well and then add in pecans.
Drop heaping spoonfuls of dough onto baking sheets.
Bake 12 minutes or until cookies are done. Let cookies cool on cookie sheet for 1 minute before moving to a wire rack to cool completely.