Fred's Cookie Recipe

[recipe] -- 180g plain flour ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda 120g soft butter 150g light brown sugar, or 50/50 with caster sugar 1 medium egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 130g chocolate chunks -- Beat the butter and sugar together until fluffy Mix in the egg and vanilla extract and beat more until well mixed Stir in the flour, bicarbonate of soda, chocolate chips and a good pinch of salt Dollop on to grease-proof paper on a couple of baking trays - you should get between 8 and 10. Allow room for spreading Bake for 8-10 minutes at 160°C fan - the cookies should remain soft in the middle -- Allow to cool slightly - they will harden up as they do so - then eat, or move onto a wire tray to cool completely [end]