Whole wheat chocolate chip cookies

Whole wheat chocolate chip cookies

Bowl 1

Sift or whisk together…

3 cups of whole wheat flour

1 ½ tspns baking powder

1 tspn baking sofa

1 tspn salt.

Bowl 2

Cream together

8oz of butter and 1 cup of sugar.


two eggs and 1 tspn vanilla

and mix.

Mix the two bowls together and add….

1 cup of chocolate chips.

Ball up the cookies and place on baking sheets.

Bake for 10 to 15 mins, depending on how you like your cookies.  

Eat and feel virtuous because they are whole wheat!!!

Notes on this recipe…

This recipe was adapted from the recipe in the fantastic book ‘Good to the grain’, I loved everything in the book but this is my quick go to recipe for cookie.

I have tried to write this out as simply as possible. I get this cookies on the table in about 25 minutes even if my kids are ‘helping me’!

This recipe made about 22 cookies which were about 4 inches in diameter. You can make them bigger or smaller just adjust the cook time.

I have also frozen this cookie dough and it works like a dream, I ball up dough and wrap it individually when I need a couple of cookies I whip some out and cook them about 15 mins in a preheated oven.

These cookies are not that sweet and I like to use dark chocolate chips. Any size will do.

I used unsalted butter and raw brown sugar, I like my cookies grainy!


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