{Dark or White} Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

dark chocolate macadamia nut cookies Follow Me on Pinterest My husband and I have a lot in common, but our taste in desserts is not one of those things. He loves white chocolate, and I’m a dark chocolate kinda girl. But one thing that we do agree on is that we both love macadamia nut cookies. And, really, what’s not to love? These cookies are soft and buttery and delicious.

{Dark or White} Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies
  • 1 c. (16 T.) butter, at room temperature
  • 1 c. brown sugar
  • 1/3 c. granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 T. vanilla extract
  • 3 c. all-purpose flour
  • 1 T. cornstarch
  • 1 ½ tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • 2/3 c. macadamia nuts, roughly chopped
  • 1/2-1 c. dark or white chocolate chips
  1. 1. Line cookie sheet with a silicone baking mat or parchment paper.
  2. 2. In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat together the butter and sugars until fluffy well-combined, about 3-4 minutes.
  3. 3. Beat in eggs one at a times, scraping down the sides as needed.
  4. 4. Stir in vanilla until incorporated.
  5. 5. In a separate medium bowl, whisk together the flour, cornstarch, baking soda, and salt.
  6. 6. Stir in flour mixture until just incorporated.
  7. 7. Stir in nut and chocolate chips.
  8. 8. Cover, and refrigerate dough at least 1 hour (up to 24 hours).
  9. 9. Toward the end of the chilling time, preheat oven to 350 F.
  10. 10. Drop scoops of dough (1.5 tablespoons each) onto prepared cookie.
  11. 11. Bake for 8-9 minutes, or until edges are just beginning to turn light brown.
  12. 12. Remove, and let cool for 5-10 minutes on the cookie sheet.
  13. 13. Transfer to wire rack to finish cooling.

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    • kateheartseating says

      Thanks! I’m not sure how I missed your link party this week! I’ll stop by and share. Thanks!! =)

    • kateheartseating says

      My husband does, too! You could add any or all sorts of chocolate in these, and it would be great! =)

  1. says

    Stop it! Your cookies look incredible! I am DEFINITELY making these! So glad I found your site. I’ll definitely be in touch!

    xoxo Sam

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