Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

Thursday, December 19, 2013

I've been on a bit of a cookie-spree lately and have pinned at least 15 cookies I want to try out this holiday season.  15 seems like a lot so realistically I’ll probably pick 5 of them to test out.  Last week I made these chocolate chip/pecan cookies that were really easy to make and turned out REALLY good.  I usually always give my baked goods to other people to eat but I actually ate majority of these cookies myself, piggish yes I know, but their really addictive.

These cookies go great with milk…as most choco-chip cookies do but the best thing about these ones are that they are light and fluffy!! I'm not really a fan of hard cookies so I was excited that these turned out just perfectly.  Perfect cookies to leave under the tree for Santa ;)

Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

  • 2¼ cups of all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ cup of butter
  • 1 tsp salt (if using unsalted butter)
  • 1 cup of packed brown sugar
  • ½ cup of granulated sugar
  • 1½ tsp vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup of semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup chopped pecans

  • Directions
  • Heat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • Cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add in the eggs and vanilla, mixing thoroughly. Beat in the flour, baking soda and salt.
  • Fold in the one cup of chocolate chips and pecans by hand, and prepare to put them on       some parchment paper lined cookie sheets.
  • Drop by rounded teaspoonful onto the baking sheets.
  • Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes, until golden brown and slightly underdone. Cool on the            sheets completely.  


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    1. Love this season of cookies and these do look light and fluffy. Must be very yummy!

    2. Pecans sound like just the thing to raise a standard chocolate chip cookie to a deluxe one :)

    3. It's a cookie I am not surprised to hear that you have pinned 15 cookie recipes. These pecan cookies look fabulous!

    4. Mmh, Natalie, this is impossible to resist !
      Looks just so good:)

    5. Oh look at those awesome cookies, love pecans!

    6. I am also about to make some chocolate chip pecan cookies! Happy holidays!

    7. Such delicious cookies, who can say no to pecans :D

      Happy Holidays!

    8. These look so good! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, my friend =)

    9. Yuuum the only way choc chip cookies could get better! Happy New Year xx

    10. beautiful cookies....just the perfect taste with pecans in it,thanks for sharing :-)

    11. Drooling up North of you, Natalie ... I will be trying out some Cinnamon Chip Cookies next week :)

    12. Can't go wrong with a classic cookie!

    13. Haha, I've been on a cookie baking spree recently (just haven't been posting them on my blog. They seem to disappear too soon..) These look fantastic!


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