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December 3, 2015 by: Julie Mcaferty

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

Today we were in the mood to try a new Christmas cookie. I had recently purchased some macadamia nuts so we decided on a recipe for White Chocolate Macadamia Nut cookies. They are rich and buttery and delicious! Recipe is from allrecipes.com.

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

1 cup butter, softened

3/4 cup packed brown sugar

1/2 cup white sugar

2 eggs

1/2 tsp. vanilla

1/2 tsp. almond extract

2 1/2 cups flour

1 tsp. baking soda

1/2 tsp. salt

1 cup coarsely chopped macadamia nuts

1 cup white chocolate chips

Preheat oven to 350F. 

In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugars until smooth. Beat in the eggs, then stir in vanilla and almond extract. Combine the flour, baking soda, and salt; gradually blend into the creamed mixture. Add nuts and white chocolate. Drop by rounded cookie scoop onto cookie sheets.

Bake for 10 minutes until golden brown.

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