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

Step-By-Step

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

About this Recipe

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