*  Exported from  MasterCook II  *
 
                      Sourdough Chocolate Chip Cookies
 
 Recipe By     : Pat’s Sourdough and Favorite Recipes`
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies                          Sourdough
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    4 1/2  cups          all-purpose flour -- unsifted
    2      teaspoons     baking soda
    1      teaspoon      salt
    1      cup           butter -- softened
    1      cup           shortening -- softened
    1 1/2  cups          sugar
    1 1/4  cups          brown sugar -- packed
    2      teaspoons     vanilla
    1      cup           sourdough starter
    4                    eggs
    1 3/4  cups          walnuts -- chopped
    2      12 oz pkgs    chocolate chips
 
 Preheat oven to 375degrees.  In a large bowl, combine butter, 
 shortening, 
 sugars and mix well.  Add eggs and beat until all are blended.  Add 
 vanilla and sourdough starter.  Beat in flour, soda, salt and mix 
 well.  
 Stir in walnuts and chocolate chips.  Drop by tablespoons onto 
 greased 
 cookie sheet.  Bake 10 to 12 minutes.  This makes 70 cookies and can 
 be 
 cut in half for smaller batches.
 
 
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