Google+ That Flour Child: Candy Corn M&M Chocolate Cookies

October 22, 2014

Candy Corn M&M Chocolate Cookies


If you guys follow my blog (which you all should , bloglovin' link here.)  You will know that I did some limited edition candy shopping, which you can check out here.  So here is my first recipe including those goodies!


These crazy Candy Corn White Chocolate M&Ms are actually pretty good in my opinion, very sweet but I love white chocolate.  Plus I think they kind of taste like marshmallows.  I knew I wanted to pop them into a chocolate cookie ASAP.  The following recipe is adapted from Sally's Baking Addiction.


Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup softened butter
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 large egg at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 bag of Candy Corn M&Ms (set some aside for pressing into the top)
Cream butter and sugars together.  Beat in egg and vanilla.  Add in flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt on a low speed.  Stir in milk by hand and then fold in the M&Ms, leaving some behind for later.  Chill the dough.  

Preheat oven to 350F degrees, and line your baking sheets.  Roll chilled dough into a ball, flatten it slightly and press some M&Ms into the tops of the cookies.  Bake for 12 minutes. 



These cookies are so soft and delicious, I love how they turned out!  Plus they are so Halloween appropriate.



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1 comment:

  1. These look wonderful and perfect for Halloween! Great photos with the leaves. My roommate and boyfriend always look at me like I have two heads when I take my creations outside to photograph. Lol

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