Dads Road Trip Chocolate Chip Cookies by The Birch Cottage
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Dad's Road Trip Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are filled with chocolate chips, grated chocolate, walnuts and ground oats. Your family will love them as much as ours! 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate chip, cookies

Ingredients

  • cups rolled oats
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup unsalted butter at room temperature
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup light brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 12 ounces semisweet chocolate chips
  • 4 ounces milk chocolate grated
  • cups chopped walnuts

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
  • Blend the oats in a food processor to a fine powder.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the blended oats with the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt; set oat mixture aside.
  • In the bowl of a stand mixer or electric mixer, cream together the butter and both sugars until light and fluffy, 3-4 minutes. Scrape down the sides of the bowl with a silicone spatula and beat in the eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in the vanilla extract. Gradually add the flour and oat mixture to the butter mixture, beating just until incorporated. With a silicone spatula, fold in the chocolate chips, grated chocolate and walnuts.
  • Using about 2 heaping tablespoons of dough, roll the dough into balls and place about 2 inches apart on the lined baking sheets. Bake one sheet at a time until the edges are set but the center still looks undone, about 10 minutes.
  • Cool the cookies completely on the baking sheets.