Chocolate Chunk Nut Cookies Recipe

Nutty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Everyone loves these buttery cookies chock full of chocolate and nuts.

45 min.prep time 1:20total time
36 cookies
252 Ratings

Ingredients

1 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup coarsely chopped walnuts
1 (8-ounce) bar milk chocolate, cut into 1/4-inch pieces

Directions

Heat oven to 375°F.

Combine butter, brown sugar, sugar, egg and vanilla in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add flour, baking soda and salt; beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in walnuts and chocolate.

Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 9-11 minutes or until lightly browned. Let stand 1 minute on cookie sheets; remove to cooling rack.

Recipe Tip

To freeze dough to bake later, drop rounded tablespoonfuls of dough onto ungreased cookie sheet; flatten dough slightly. Freeze. Place frozen dough balls into resealable plastic freezer bag; seal bag. Place bag in freezer. To bake, heat oven to 375°F. Place frozen dough balls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 14-17 minutes or until cookies are lightly browned.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories: 160

Fat: 9g

Cholesterol: 20mg

Sodium: 120mg

Carbohydrates: 17g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #4370©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

If I could give this 20 stars, I would. Quite possibly the BEST choc. chip cookie I have ever had. Everyone raves about these cookies, they all beg me for the recipe. I do make a few minor changes: I use dark brown sugar and instead of the nuts, I substitute semi-sweet chunks, about 1/2 bag and for the milk chocolate, I use about 1/2 bag milk chocolate chips. I always make sure I have very fresh baking soda so these cookies are nice and "plump" and not flat. The best, try them, you'll love them too!!
I have been making this recipe for years. It consistently produces a great cookie. I always play around with different chocolates - have fun with your cookies!

Comment On This Recipe

Please correct the item(s) in red below:
5 Please select a rating

Email address will not be published

Or
Please note, all submissions are screened for content deemed appropriate by Land O'Lakes. Comments are published within 3 business days.
Submit
Thank you, your comment has been submitted for approval

Message:

Your friend thought you might be interested in Nutty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Latest Blog

Chocolate Cake… it’s not just for breakfast anymore
August 29, 2014 by Alex

I admit it: I let my kids have chocolate cake for breakfast this week. Some of you are probably shocked and questioning whether I am fit to be a mom. However, I know there are a handful of “my people” who are saying, “See, I knew we could do this!” More ...

The Simple Rewards® Club is your personal online resource for exclusive offers and information. It’s also our way of saying “thank you” for trusting Land O’Lakes and inviting us into your home. Membership is free, so sign up today.

FREE Sign Up Includes:
  • Our Measuring Cup® Newsletter Preview »
  • Money-Saving and Exclusive Offers
  • Online Recipe Box

Already a Member? Sign In.

FPO IMAGE

YES. Send me the Measuring Cup® Newsletter.
Cancel and Go Back

Forgot Your Password?

Please correct the items(s) in red below

    We'll email instructions to the address you used to register.

    Reset My Password Cancel and Go Back

    Confirmation Email Sent

    We've sent a confirmation email to the address associated with your account. Check your email and follow the link within 3 hours in order to complete the password reset process.

    Close

    Welcome Back!

    If you are already a member, please sign in.

    Not a Simple Rewards Member? Join Now. Forgot Your Password?

    Check Your Email

    Look for an email soon with instructions to reset your password.

    If you did not receive the email, please check your email junk folder (just in case) or contact us.

    Hi, I'm Becky. I'm eager to share my best ideas and favorite recipes from my 20+ years in the Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen. I'm also excited to help with any questions you have about cooking and baking with Land O Lakes® products. Some of the questions and answers will be published in our newsletter, The Measuring Cup®. Please use the short form below to ask your questions, or share your tip or memory.


    Please correct the item(s) in red below

    *These fields are required
    Submit

    Thanks.

    Your question has been submitted.



    Close Window

    Email: