2 stick1 cup softened butter 3 easeparated egg 1 c chocolate chips, semi-sweet 2 c flour, white 1 t baking soda 3 T cocoa powder 2 c sugar 1 t vanilla extract 1 cchopped walnuts 1 t baking powder 1 c buttermilk 1 c powdered sugar
Preheat oven to 350 deg F.
In a large bowl, beat softened butter, sugar. egg yolks and vanilla until well blended. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts. Stir dry ingredients in a separate bowl and blend into first mixture. Stir in buttermilk. Fold stiffly beaten egg whites (stiff peaks). Pour into 2 greased and floured 9"X5" loaf pans. Bake for 1 hour, or until tests done. Remove and allow to cool. Dust top of loaf with powdered sugar.