Potato Chip Cookies

Potato Chip CookiesI love making cookies. They are pure comfort food to me.  There are just some days where the only thing that will make it better is a batch of homemade cookies.  Ever had one of those days??  Besides making and eating cookies, one of my favorite things to do is to put something into the cookies that you wouldn’t expect.  Remember those caramel corn cookies I shared a while back??  Yeah – those were good.

I also love the sweet and salty combination – putting something salty in with my sweet is always a good choice.  I love chocolate covered potato chips – the perfect combination of sweet & salty.  When my mother sent me a recipe for Potato Chip Cookies I knew it had to be a winner.  I was right.

Potato Chip Cookies

This cookie has crumbled potato chips in the cookie which gives it a nice light and chewy texture.  But then the cookie is dipped in chocolate and sprinkled with more crushed potato chips.  Oh yeah!

potato chip cookies collage

Then place them on a paper lined cookie sheet to allow the chocolate to set up.

Potato Chip Cookies

I had to give  most of these cookies away because I would have eaten them all!  Seriously.  Loved the sweet and salty combo and the texture of the crushed up potato chips adds a whole other dimension to the cookie.

Potato Chip Cookies

So next time that sweet & salt craving hits let these potato chip cookies be the answer!

Potato Chip Cookies

Recipe from The Chew

For some other fun cookies check out these:

Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies - The Best Peanut Butter CookieTriple Chocolate Chip Malt with Sea Salt

cookie collage

Recipe originally shared at 30Days.

Note:  The recipe is correct – there are NO eggs in it!

 

Potato Chip Cookies

Yield: 2 1/2 dozen

Ingredients

  • 1 C butter
  • 3/4 C granulated sugar
  • 3/4 C crushed potato chips
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 C flour
  • 1 C powdered sugar for rolling dough in
  • 1/2 C crushed potato chips
  • 1 C chocolate chips, melted

Instructions

  • In a mixer cream the butter and granulated sugar until fluffy.
  • Add in 3/4 C potato chips and vanilla.
  • Add in flour and mix until just combined. Do not over mix, Dough may seem a bit dry but it will be fine.
  • Form dough into balls and roll into powdered sugar.
  • Place on a greased cookie sheet and press cookies flat with bottom of a glass
  • Bake at 350 for 10 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Cool cookies
  • Melt chocolate chips and dip one end of cookie into melted chocolate.
  • Sprinkle with crushed potato chips.
  • Allow to set.

 

Leigh Anne
Hi – I’m Leigh Anne! I have been a homebased mom for 30 years since my first baby boy was born! I love working with women and helping to inspire them to achieve their goals and dreams while still maintaining motherhood and family as their number one priority. I blog about everything I enjoy – creating treats and meals in my kitchen, spending time in my garden, entertaining and party planning, reading, self improvement and tips and ideas on style and fashion.
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Comments

  1. says

    Oh my gosh, I shouldn’t want any of these after all of the food I ate in Miami this weekend, but they look AMAZING, and I’d totally eat one (or two, or three). Love sweet and salty, and love cookies!

    It was so nice to meet you and spend time with you this weekend!! I may be emailing you about Ahalogy:)

    • says

      Kristy – so fun to meet you too! I’m no expert on Ahalogy but happy to share what I know and if I can’t answer it I do know an expert and I’m sure she will be able to!

  2. says

    Oh man how fun and yummy- chocolate and chips, two of my favorite things! If you lived closer I would so love to hire you to teach a cooking class at the cabin….now that would be fun.

  3. says

    I never would have thought of putting potato chips in cookies but these look so good I think I am going to have to bake up a batch. Thanks for sharing on Wednesday Whatsits.

  4. says

    Thank you so much for sharing at our Cook it! Craft it! Share it! Link Party. I hope you can join us this Wednesday night at 8:30 PM EST -Doree

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