Whole Wheat Chocolate Cookies
Somedays you really want a punch of chocolate, to the face and these whole wheat chocolate cookies deliver. The whole-wheat flour helps balance out the sweetness, and gives it a whole-some note that sort of justifies eating several of these, right??? Whip these cookies up, grab a cup of milk and a cookie hot from the oven, and tuck in for a cozy afternoon at home.
We shot a cozy day at home on our Youtube Forgotten Way Farms, I will add it to today’s post! I hope it will get you in the mood to bake these and enjoy a day of hygge at your home.
Is it hard to grind whole wheat?
No, it’s super easy! However, you do need to invest in a grain grinder. This is the one I use Nutrimill It’s as simple as adding whole grain into the grain grinder hopper and you have fresh flour. It’s amazing. If you aren’t ready to fall down the rabbit hole of freshly ground wheat at home… No problem, you can order online whole wheat or buy it locally.
It’s my heart’s desire to share with others the joy of baking and how easy it is to try new things. I believe others are feeling the call to get back to the basics and enjoy the simpler things in life.
Healthy Baking with whole wheat
Whole Wheat Triple Chocolate Cookies
Baking with whole wheat makes for a delicious textured cookie in these whole wheat triple chocolate cookies. Easy and simple, and so delicious.
- 1/2 cup butter softened
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 1/2 cup cane sugar
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 2 eggs
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1-1/2 cups whole wheat
- 1/2 cup all purpose flour
- 1/2 cup cocoa powder
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 cup white chocolate chips
- 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
Preheat the oven to 375 Degrees F.
Cream the butter and sugar together until fluffy, 2-3 minutes. Add the olive oil, brown sugar, 2 eggs, and vanilla and mix until combined.
In a small bowl combine both flours, baking soda, cocoa powder, and salt. Add to the wet mixture and combine.
Now add both chocolate chips and gently stir until distributed throughout the dough. The dough should be a moist shaggy sort of dough. Dollop tablespoonfuls of dough on a parchment covered baking sheet. Bake at 375 Degrees F. for 10-12 minutes, let cool on a wire rack.
These cookies should be moist on the inside but slightly crispy on the outside.
Makes about 24 cookies
Tools I Use in My Kitchen
My Favorite Items around our Cozy Kitchen:
Stainless Steel Electric Milk Steamer
AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker
Cozy Christmas Baking Cookbook
12 Qt Electric Pressure Canner
Retro Portable Transistor Radio
Silpat Premium Non-Stick Silicone Baking Mat
Cosmo Dual Fuel Range with 5 Gas Burners, Electric Convection Oven
Water Bath Canner with Glass Lid
Norpro Canning Essentials Boxed Set
Enjoy a cozy day at home baking whole wheat chocolate cookies!
Baking with whole wheat makes for a delicious textured cookie in these cookies. Easy and simple, and so delicious.
Today we are tucking into a cold winter’s day, staying cozy and practicing our hygge lifestyle. I love baking on days like this in my cozy winter kitchen and drinking lots of tea! Afternoons like this are made for baking (check out my chocolate cream pie), hot drinks, books, knitting, music, painting and sketching, playing games, candles, poems, talking, laughing, or just sitting and staring at the warm fireside.
Wishing you a cozy day at home baking –
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