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Strawberry Choc Chip Cookies ~ 草莓巧克力曲奇


These fairly large cookies baked with dried strawberries from my recent holiday up in the Cameron Highlands, are crispy at the sides and slightly soft and chewy in the centre.  These will come in handy as a gift for family and friends during the coming festive season.   If you prefer the cookies to be crunchy, just bake them a little longer, say about 5 mins.  Also, you can substitute the dried strawberries with other dried fruits that you have at hand.




Strawberry Choc Chip Cookies ~  草莓巧克力曲奇
Ingredients

  • 115 gm butter
  • 40 gm brown sugar
  • 40 gm caster sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 190 gm plain flour
  • 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 70 gm dried strawberries, chopped
  • 70 gm choc chips
  • a pinch of salt
Method
  1. Beat butter and sugar till creamy, add in the egg and vanilla till well combined.
  2. Sieve in plain flour, bicarbonate of soda and salt.  Mix well.
  3. Add in chopped strawberries and choc chips.  Mix till well combined.
  4. Let chill in the fridge for an hour.
  5. Spoon rounded spoonfuls of batter, 2 inches apart onto a parchment lined baking tray.
  6. Bake in a preheated oven @ 180 deg.C for 12 to 15 mins.
  7. Yield :  16 large cookies




Comments

  1. I love that you used dried strawberries here..the cookies must be awesome.

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  2. Good morning Cheah, These choc chip cookies look so yummy! I also have some dried strawberries at home, going to try this soon. Thanks for sharing, Cheah!

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