• Ingredients
  • 3 tablespoons butter (no substitutes), softened
  • 2 tablespoons shortening
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped pecans

Directions

  • In a small mixing bowl, cream the butter, shortening and sugars. Beat in egg yolk and vanilla; mix well. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in chips and pecans. Shape into a 9-in. roll; wrap in plastic wrap. Refrigerate overnight.
  • Unwrap and cut into 1/4-in. slices. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 375 degrees F for 8-10 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool for 2 minutes before removing to wire racks to cool completely.