Adaptation of Nestle's Toll House Cookies

Adaptation of Nestle’s Toll House Cookies

2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp salt
1 tsp baking soda
2 large eggs
1/4 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
3/4 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 cups (12 oz) package Nestle Toll House Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
1 cup chopped nuts (walnuts)

Preheat oven to 375 Degrees. In a bowl mix dry ingredients: flour, salt and baking soda. Beat eggs in a larger mixing bowl, add olive oil and beat until completely mixed with eggs. Add granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract and mix until completely combined. Beat in dry ingredients (flour mixture), a little at a time. Add chocolate morsels and nuts and stir. Drop by rounded tablespoon onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake for 9 to 11 minutes until bottom of cookies are golden brown. Let stand for 2 minutes, then place cookies on wire racks to cool. Makes about 4-5 dozen cookies.