Prepare to be delighted by these Soft Nutella-Filled Cookies, a recipe that promises to be a favorite among chocolate enthusiasts. Each cookie features a soft, chewy exterior with a surprise center of frozen Nutella, creating a delightful contrast in textures. The combination of rich Nutella with the sweet, buttery dough makes these cookies an irresistible treat, perfect for satisfying your chocolate cravings.
Why You’ll Love This: If you’re a fan of Nutella and soft, chewy cookies, this recipe is a match made in heaven. The process of freezing Nutella dollops before baking ensures a gooey, chocolatey center in every bite. These cookies are not just delicious, but also fun and easy to make.
Perfect Occasion: Ideal for a cozy family baking session, as a special treat for a gathering, or to brighten up a weekend. They’re also great for baking with kids or as a delightful addition to a homemade gift basket.
Decoration Tips: For a festive touch, sprinkle the cookies with powdered sugar or a pinch of sea salt after they cool. You can also drizzle them with melted chocolate for an extra chocolatey finish.
- 80 g sugar
- 100 g brown sugar
- 125 g room temperature butter
- A pinch of salt
- 1 egg
- 1 packet of vanilla sugar or 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 230 g flour
- 25 g cornstarch
- ½ tsp baking soda or 1 packet baking powder
- 180 g chocolate chips
- 12 tsp Nutella
- Freeze small dollops of Nutella on a piece of parchment paper.
- Cream together butter, both sugars, salt, and vanilla. Blend in the egg.
- Mix in flour, baking soda/powder, and cornstarch. Knead into a smooth dough. Fold in part of the chocolate chips.
- Use an ice cream scoop to form dough balls. Flatten each ball, place a frozen Nutella dollop in the center, and shape into a ball again.
- Place the cookies on a baking sheet. Press remaining chocolate chips on top.
- Bake in a preheated oven at 175°C (347°F) for 12-13 minutes. Let them cool before enjoying.
Indulge in these Soft Nutella-Filled Cookies, a delightful and chocolatey treat that’s sure to be a hit with all ages