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Chocolate, Crisp & Pretzel Cookies

Start the new year off with this salty, sweet combination in the ultimate cookie!


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Chocolate, Crisp & Pretzel Cookies
January 1, 2017

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Chocolate, Crisp & Pretzel Cookies

Happy New Year!

Hope you all had a great time ringing in the new year. I’m about to throw out new years resolutions for some of you in the ultimate cookie, with the perfectly balanced levels of salty and sweet. With pretzels, potato chips and a mixture of dark and milk chocolate, in this soft, chewy cookie… those resolutions can surely wait!! 

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Chocolate, Crisp & Pretzel Cookies

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Servings 18


  • 170 g butter melted and cooled
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup caster sugar
  • 1 egg & 1 extra egg yolk
  • 2 cups plain flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • 200 g mixed milk and dark chocolate chopped
  • 1/2 cup salted pretzels crumbled coarsely
  • 1/2 cup plain salted potato crisps


  • Preheat oven to 180C. Place melted butter, vanilla and sugars in bow of electric mixer and beat for 1-2 minutes until pale and creamy. Add egg and extra egg yolk and beat to combine. Stir in flour, baking powder and salt. Add chocolate, pretzels and potato crisps and mix well.
  • Spoon heaped tablespoons of mixture onto lined baking trays, leaving about 5cm in between each to allow the mixture to spread. Flatten slightly. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes until edges are golden. Cool on trays before transferring to an airtight container. Cookies will last for up to 1 week.


Adapted from Real Living Magazine


One comment on “Chocolate, Crisp & Pretzel Cookies
  1. Ruby & Cake

    Nom! My new years resolution is to achieve more balance in life. These seem like a good balance between salty and sweet so resolution achieved!! Can;t wait to smash these into my face 😀 Happy New Year Shellie x

    January 5, 2017 at 9:37 pm

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