These are favorites at our place. Growing up we quadrupled the recipe
Preheat oven to 375*
1 C. Shortening (we used real butter)
2 C. sugar
1 TBS. almond extract (optional)
4 oz. baking chocolate (if using liquid or paste add this to butter mixture above)
3 1/2 c. All purpose flour
1 tsp salt
4 T. milk
Combine dry ingredients alternating with milk
Press dough onto an ungreased baking sheet.
Bake for 8-10 minutes
Cool on sheet for 5 minutes and remove.
What is your favorite cookie recipe?