Chewy Gingerbread Chocolate Cookies for Santa

Chewy Gingerbread Chocolate Chip Cookies for Santa

Course: Cookies, Seasonal/Holiday
Cuisine: Canadian
Keyword: Christmas Baking
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 11 minutes
Total Time: 41 minutes
Servings: 40
Calories: 147kcal
Author: Gloria | Homemade & Yummy
Chewy Gingerbread Chocolate Chip Cookies are perfect to give and to receive. Gingerbread, chocolate and toffee all wrapped up in one delicious cookie.
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter (room temperature)
  • 2 1/12 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 3 tsp gingerbread spice
  • 3 tsp molasses
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1/1/4 cups light brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups chocolate chips
  • 1 cup toffee bits

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350º F.
  • Spray cookie trays with cooking spray **NOTE** These cookies tend to stick because of the toffee bits, so using parchment paper or a silicone mat will help.
  • In a bowl whisk the flour, baking soda, salt and gingerbread spice.
  • Using a hand mixer, beat the butter till creamy.
  • Add the brown and white sugar, and beat until fluffy.
  • Add the eggs, vanilla and molasses, beat until blended.
  • Add the flour mixture, and blend well.
  • Using a spoon/spatula, add the chocolate chips and toffee bits.
  • Mix until combined.
  • Roll dough into 1 1/2 inch balls.
  • Place on prepared cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 11 minutes **NOTE** Cookies will look underdone, they will harden as they cool.
  • Let the cookies cool on the baking tray for 5 minutes, then transfer to cooling rack.
  • ENJOY!!

Notes

Cooled cookies can be stored in an airtight container for several days.
**These cookies were adapted from Food Networks Gingerbread Chocolate-Toffee Cookies**
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Nutrition

Calories: 147kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 22mg | Sodium: 138mg | Potassium: 26mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 177IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 1mg
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