Double chocolate mint chip cookies (1986)

Double chocolate mint chip cookies recipe

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Go beyond the regular Toll House chocolate chip cookies, and try baking minty sweet treats with this retro recipe for double chocolate mint chip cookies.

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Double chocolate mint cookies recipe (1986)

Double chocolate mint chip cookies recipe

Double chocolate mint chip cookies

Yield: 18 cookies
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Additional Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes


  • 1 (10 oz.) package (1-1/2 cups) Nestle's Toll House semi-sweet mint chocolate chips, divided
  • 1 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Melt over hot (not boiling) water, 3/4 cup chocolate mint morsels; stir until smooth. Cool to room temperature.
  3. In bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt; set aside.
  4. In bowl, beat butter, brown sugar, sugar and vanilla extract until creamy. Add melted morsels and egg; beat well.
  5. Gradually blend in flour mixture. Stir in remaining morsels and nuts.
  6. Drop by rounded measuring tablespoonful onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  7. Bake at 375 degrees F. Time: 8 to 9 minutes.
  8. Allow to stand 2 to 3 minutes before removing from cookie sheets; cool completely.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 18 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 145Total Fat: 8gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 24mgSodium: 168mgCarbohydrates: 17gFiber: 1gSugar: 9gProtein: 2g

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