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Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies

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Make Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies as an end of week treat for the family.

Not long ago I wanted an easy treat for my family. After checking what I currently have in my pantry, in the form of chocolate chips, nuts, coconut and other “mix-ins” I settled on these Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies.

After a long week, my family was joyful to come home and find these cookies in our cookie jar. Both of my boys endured numerous quizzes and tests as well as a special school project. I thought we were due for something sweet!

Make Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies as an end of week treat for the family.

These ultimate chocolate M&M cookies are chocolaty good with cocoa and chocolate candies. If you want a little more texture add a cup of nuts, either walnuts or pecans. We think they are yummy just the way they are.

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Make Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies as an end of week treat for the family.

Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies

Yield: 30 cookies
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 7 minutes
Total Time: 17 minutes

Fill your cookie jar with Ultimate Chocolate M&M Cookies.

Ingredients

  • 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ¾ cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 2 ¼ cups flour
  • ⅓ cup cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 ¾ cups Mini M&M Chocolate Candies

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line baking sheets with parchment or silicone baking mats.
  2. In a large bowl cream butter and sugars until combined. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Add vanilla extract and beat to incorporate. 
  3. In a separate bowl sift flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt together. Slowly add to butter mixture, stirring until well combined.
  4. Fold in mini M&M's. Chill dough at least one hour and up to 24 hours.
  5. Drop dough by rounded tablespoons onto prepared baking sheets, about 2 inches apart.
  6. Bake 7 - 10 minutes. Remove from cookie sheet to wire rack to cool completely. Store in a tightly covered container.

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Anne Lawton

Monday 5th of November 2018

These look so good! And I love that you opened up your pantry and came up with these!

Nikki

Sunday 4th of November 2018

Oh how I love chocolate! And M & M's too! These are a dream!

Colleen - Faith, Hope, Love, & Luck

Saturday 3rd of November 2018

Any cookie made with M&M's is a cookie I want to eat!!!

Karen

Saturday 3rd of November 2018

Love the deep dark chocolate in these cookies with the M&Ms peeking through!

shelby

Saturday 3rd of November 2018

This is my kind of cookie! I also can't wait to try out the Hershey Bar Pie recipe! Chocolate heaven!

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