Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies


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    About this recipe: Orange zest and pecans make these chocolate chip cookies special. You can use walnuts or hazelnuts instead, or simply omit nuts if desired.

    Serves: 24 

    • 250g plain flour
    • 1 tablespoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 175g unsalted butter
    • 100g caster sugar
    • 220g dark brown soft sugar
    • 1 tablespoon orange zest
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 2 eggs
    • 250g plain chocolate chips
    • 175g chopped pecans

    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Grease baking trays.
    2. Sift flour, baking powder and salt into and set aside. Cream butter, sugars, orange zest and vanilla extract together in a large bowl until light and fluffy.
    3. Add eggs one at a time beating well after adding each one. Add dry ingredients and stir until combined. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts and mix until well blended.
    4. Drop dough by slightly rounded tablespoonfuls 5cm apart on baking trays. Flatten slightly. Bake cookies for 15 or 16 minutes or until golden. Cool on the trays.

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