5 from 2 votes
Chocolate Almond Cookies
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
12 mins
Total Time
22 mins
 

A super delicious and healthy whole wheat double chocolate cookies with crunchy almonds. 

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American, Fusion
Servings: 20 Cookies
Author: Sapana Behl
Ingredients
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 3 tablespoon raw cacao powder
  • 1/2 cup almonds, slievered
  • 1/4 cup baking chocolate, melted
  • 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • a pinch salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoon milk
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F and line a baking tray with parchment paper.

  2. In a mixing bowl sift together flour, baking soda, salt and raw cocoa powder.

  3. In another bowl beat butter and sugar until light and creamy. Stir in vanilla and milk.

  4. Into the wet mixture add flour mixture in two batches. Mix with the spatula to combine.

  5. Stir in half of the almonds keeping half to top.

  6. Keep the dough in the refrigerator for 15 minutes covered in cling wrap.

  7. Scoop a tablespoon of dough into the baking tray about 2 inches apart. Slightly flatten with fingers and top with remaining almonds.

  8. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until brown and crisp.

  9. Remove from oven and cool the cookies on wire rack.

  10. Serve with milk.

Recipe Notes

Keep the leftover cookies in air tight containers.

You may use all purpose flour instead of whole wheat.