Monday, June 19, 2017

DC - Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are called "My Newest Chocolate Chip Cookies" in Dorie Greenspan's Dorie's Cookies book.   Other than a bit of a nutmeg and coriander the recipe is very similar to a regular chocolate chip cookies. I have never been a huge fan of chocolate chip cookies.  Which is very strange because I love chocolate!   For a cookie to be great in my opinion it has to be chock-full of things like nuts, fruit, etc.  i'm really a pie kind of girl.  Even as a child I would choose pies over cakes for sure!  The only cookies I remember my mother making when I was a child are her famous tea cakes with homemade chocolate sauce and chocolate oatmeal boiled cookies. Do any of you remember those?  Sometimes we would add a tablespoon of peanut butter to them.  They were very yummy!  I'm allergic to oatmeal now so those days are gone.

Anyway these are delicious cookies and very easy to make.  I used a small melon baller to scoop out the dough.  My cookies turned out larger than I had anticipated.  So I had to cook them about 12 minutes.

Check us out next month to see what we will be making!  
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Mardi Michels said...

I really loved these too! My new faves!

Cakelaw said...

They look great Peggy. I made a quarter of a recipe which was heaps, and I really liked them.

Diane Zwang said...

chocolate oatmeal boiled cookies? How do you boil a cookie, would love to know. I love pies too especially during the summer when I can make cherry pie. Look forward to it every year.

TeaLady said...

These look just perfect to me.

I would choose cake every time. But I do love a good CCC!!

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Donna Urquhart said...

I would think that coriander would be a tasty addition.