Potato Chip Cookies

Denise Nalepa-Hucke


My Aunt Eleanor first made this recipe in the 1960's. It has been a family favorite ever since. It is always in my Christmas cookie collection. They melt in your mouth.


★★★★★ 1 vote

makes 3 doz
30 Min
15 Min


  • 1 c
    potato chips crushed
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1 c
    butter or margerine
  • 1 c
    confectioners sugar
  • 1
    egg yolk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
    crushed nuts (walnuts)

How to Make Potato Chip Cookies


  1. Sift flour. Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg yolk and mix. Add flour gradually and blend. Fold in potato chips and nuts. Drop from teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet.
    Bake 350 degree for 15 min. Sprinkle with powdered sugar while warm.

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About Potato Chip Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #potato #chips

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