Chocolate Macadamia Cookies with White Chocolate Chunks

Enjoy these rich and buttery cookies that are filled with macadamia nuts and white chocolate. Perfect homemade dessert that’s ready in 45 minutes.

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  • prep time 45 min
  • total time 45 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 36
 

Ingredients

3/4
cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2
cup sugar
1
cup margarine or butter, softened
1
teaspoon almond extract
1
egg
2
cups All Purpose or Unbleached Flour
1/4
cup unsweetened cocoa
1
teaspoon baking soda
1/2
teaspoon salt
6
oz. white chocolate baking bar, cut into 1/2-inch chunks, or 1 cup white vanilla chips*
1
(3 1/2-oz.) jar macadamia nuts, coarsely chopped

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  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, combine brown sugar, sugar and margarine; beat until light and fluffy. Add almond extract and egg; blend well.
  • 2 Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off. Add flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt; mix well. Stir in white chocolate chunks and nuts. Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 3 Bake at 375°F. for 8 to 12 minutes or until set. Cool 1 minute. Remove from cookie sheets.
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, combine brown sugar, sugar and margarine; beat until light and fluffy. Add almond extract and egg; blend well.
  • 2 Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off. Add flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt; mix well. Stir in white chocolate chunks and nuts. Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 3 Bake at 375°F. for 8 to 12 minutes or until set. Cool 1 minute. Remove from cookie sheets.

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* If baking bar is difficult to cut, place in microwave-safe bowl and microwave on MEDIUM for 10 seconds.

Nutritional information

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NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
150
(
Calories from Fat
80),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9g
9%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
130mg
130%;
Total Carbohydrate
16g
16%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
10g
10%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.