Published Thursday, 07 March, 2013 by Rachel
1) grease two baking sheets. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees celsius.
2) cream the butter, sugar and vanilla essence. Beat in the egg.
3) sift in the flour and salt then stir in the chocolate chips and walnuts (if using).
4) place heaped teaspoonfuls of mixture onto baking trays (space well apart) and bake for 12-15 minutes until golden brown.
5) watch people come running at the smell of freshly baked cookies!!