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Dec152014

Wookie Cookies

Wookie cookies

Usually, the Secret Recipe Club takes a break in December for the holidays. But this year, we did a cookie swap instead! We were paired with other members from all four groups who opted in to this fun exchange. This month, I was assigned to Debbi Does Dinner Healthy, written by Debbi of course. Debbi is a group C SRC member who just as her blog title says, is determined to make healthy, low-calorie meals without compromising any taste. I chose to make these Wookie cookies, because how can you pass on a name like that?! They are like an amped up chocolate chip cookie, with two different types of chocolate, plus a dash of cinnamon to give it a whole new dimension of flavor. I loved these cookies! In fact, I only baked up a few, and the rest of the dough is in my freezer for whenever the urge strikes! While this month was all about cookies, I did take a peek around some other recipes on Debbi’s blog too. She has quite the arsenal of delicious sounding recipes, such as Summer Squash Casserole, Sweet and Spicy Chicken with Broccoli, and French Onion Risotto! We may have had to make cookies this time, but I will most definitely be back to make some of your delicious recipes, Debbi! 

2 1/4 cups Flour
1 teaspoon Baking Soda
1 teaspoon Salt
1 teaspoon Cinnamon
1 cup Butter, at room temperature
1 cup Brown Sugar, packed
1/2 cup Sugar
2 Eggs
1 1/2 teaspoons Vanilla Extract
1 cup Milk Chocolate Chips
1 cup Semisweet Chocolate Chips

In a large mixing bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon; set aside. In another bowl, cream the butter, brown sugar, and sugar with a mixer until light and fluffy. Mix in the eggs and vanilla. Slowly add the flour mixture until fully incorporated. Stir in both types of chocolate chips. Drop the dough by rounded tablespoons onto a baking sheet about 1-inch apart. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes. Makes 3 dozen. 

SOURCE: Debbi Does Dinner Healthy

Reader Comments (11)

So glad you liked these. I felt bad because I didn't have a lot of cookies on m blog to choose from. This was a fun recipe and my son still talks about them!

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterDebbi Does Dinner

Wookie Cooikes! Too funny. My Star Wars loving son would gobble these up!

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterOur Eating Habits

Lol. I am going to have to make these just based on the name alone! Lol. Love these.

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterAndrea Kruse

Yum. I love that there is cinnamon in them. They sounds delicious!

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterErin @ Making Memories

Wookie Cookies?? Now I have to make these.

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered Commenterdanielle

Totallly love the name - have to make them for my brother-in-law for his birthday because he is a Star Wars lover - he he

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterDeanna Segrave-Daly

Happy Holidays and Great Cookie~ Lynn @ Turnips 2 Tangerines

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterLynn @ Turnips 2 Tangerines

Love the name! I will definitely have to try these. Great pick!

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterTara

I have both of the Star Wars cookbook and Wookie Cookies are my favorite recipe - they are amazing! Fantastic SRC pick :-)

December 15, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterAmanda E

I will have to make these the next time I see mt father-in-law!

Haha...brilliant name!

December 16, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterLeigh

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