Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Terry Brooks

By
@Terrykb11

I came up with this recipe years ago. It's my go to Pumpkin cookie and I'm always asked for the recipe. I make it every Christmas!


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Serves:

36

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
crisco shortening
1 1/2 c
sugar
1
egg
1 tsp
vanilla
1 c
pumpkin, canned
1 tsp
vanilla
2 3/4 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
pumpkin pie spice
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 c
walnuts or pecans, chopped
1 c
semi sweet chocolate chips
1/4 c
powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line your cookie sheets with parchment paper.
2
In electric mixer bowl cream together shortening and sugar until fluffy and light in color.
3
Add egg, vanilla, and pumpkin.
4
In a separate bowl combine flour, baking soda, salt, pumpkin pie spice, and cinnamon. Gradually add to creamed mixture.
5
Stir in nuts and chocolate chips.
6
Drop dough by teaspoonful's onto parchment lined baking sheet. Bake for 14-15 minutes, or til lightly browned. Cool on racks.
7
When cool dust with powdered sugar. ENJOY!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American