3 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
3/4 C granulated sugar
3/4 C packed brown sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 large eggs
2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips.
1 cup chopped nuts (optional)
Preheat oven to 375.
NOT IN MIXER: combine flour, baking soda, salt.
In mixer: beat butter, sugars, and vanilla until creamy. Add eggs, one
at a time, beating thoroughly between them.
Gradually beat in flour mixture.
Manually stir in nuts and chips.
Drop rounded spoons onto sheet.
Bake 9-11 minutes.