Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies 


*1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened

*3/4 cup sugar

*1 egg

*1/2 cup Nutella

*1/2 tsp. baking soda

*1/2 tsp. baking powder

*1/4 tsp. salt

*1 tsp. vanilla extract 

*1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

*1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

*1/2 cup chopped hazelnuts (optional)

*Additional melted semi-sweet chocolate (optional) 



*Preheat oven to 375°F. 

*With an electric mixer, beat butter until creamy. Add in the sugar and beat until fluffy, 1 to 2 minutes. Add in the egg and beat until combined. Beat in the Nutella, baing soda, baking powder, salt, and vanilla until well combined. 

*Beat in the flour until just combined. Stir in the chocolate chips and chopped hazelnuts by hand. Scoop dough by large tabelspoons and form into balls. Place, about 2 inches apart, on a lightly greased baking sheet and bake for 8 to 10 minutes, until edges are crispy and center is still slightly soft. Remove from oven and cool 10 minutes on baking sheet. Finishing cooling on wire rack.

Happy Baking!