*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                       Coffee Chocolate-Chip Cookies
 
 Recipe By     : For Women First - August, 1991
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    :
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      3/4  cup           almonds -- slivered
      1/3  cup           instant coffee granules
    2 2/3  cups          flour
      3/4  teaspoon      baking soda
      1/2  teaspoon      salt
      1/2  pound         butter -- at room temp
    1 1/4  cups          sugar
    1      teaspoon      vanilla extract
    2                    eggs
    2      cups          chocolate chips
 
 1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. Toast almonds on a baking sheet in oven until gold
 en brown about 10 minutes; let cool.
 2. Dissolve the coffee powder in 2 Tbsp hot water.
 3. Combine flour, soda and salt. With a mixer at medium speed beat butter and s
 ugar until fluffy. Beat in cooled coffee, vanilla and eggs.
 4. Reduce mixer speed to low and beat in flour mixture. With a wooden sppon, st
 ir in almonds and chocolate chips.
 5. Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheets about 3 apart. Ba
 ke until edges start to brown, about 10 minutes.
 
 Notes: Cook on baking sheets about 3 minutes before removing to racks.
 
 Per Cookie: 95 calories 5g fat
 
 
 
 
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 I made this cake for the first time yesterday & it is delicious.
 BANANA CAKE