How to make super chocolate chunk cookies – plus a dipped version (1986)

Baker's super chocolate chunk cookies - vintage recipe

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Chocolate chunk cookies recipe

There’s a taste of heaven in every bite of these super chocolate chunk cookies, ’cause they’re made with big chunks of rich Baker’s Chocolate.

And for even more chocolate heaven, there’s the dipped double chocolate chunk cookie. Either way you make ’em, chunk cookies with Baker’s are pure heaven.

How to make super chocolate chunk cookies - plus a dipped version (1986)

Baker's super chocolate chunk cookies - vintage recipe

Super chocolate chunk cookies (1987)

Yield: 24 3-inch cookies
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Additional Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 package (8-ounce) Baker's semi-sweet chocolate, cut into large (1/2-inch) chunks
  • 3/4 cup chopped walnuts (optional)


  1. Mix flour with baking powder and salt; set aside.
  2. Beat butter, sugars, vanilla and egg until fluffy. (Do not use whipped butter or margarine.)
  3. Blend in flour mixture; stir in chocolate chunks and nuts.
  4. Chill dough at least 1 hour to prevent cookies from over-spreading during baking.
  5. Drop dough, 2 inches apart, using heaping tablespoons onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350 F for 12 to 15 minutes, or until lightly browned.
  6. Cool 2 minutes; remove from sheets and cool on racks.


Recipe for Super double chocolate chunk cookies

Melt 1 square of the chocolate, cool, and add to the butter-sugar mixture. Cut remaining squares into chunks. Omit nuts.

Recipe for Chocolate dipped cookies

Melt and cool 1 package (4-ounce) Baker's German's Sweet Chocolate. Partially dip cooled baked cookies in chocolate. Let stand until firm.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 24 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 110Total Fat: 7gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 10mgSodium: 90mgCarbohydrates: 12gFiber: 0gSugar: 7gProtein: 1g

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