Trina’s Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Serves: 12+

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My co-worker brought these cookies to work and had me try them. Wow! Yum! I just knew these had to be my October recipe! I haven’t tried decorating them but wouldn’t that be cute for your Halloween Party? Let me know how they come out!


1 can solid packed pumpkin
2 cups of sugar
1 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs
2 tsp vanilla extract
4 cups of flour
4 tsp baking powder
2 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp salt
2 tsp baking soda
2 tblsp milk
2 cups (1 small bag) semi-sweet chocolate chips.


Makes abundant cookies depending on size

Bake at 375 degrees for 10-12 minutes making adjustments for your oven.

  1. Mix pumpkin, sugar, oil, eggs, and vanilla together in large mixing bowl.
  2. Mix flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt in a bowl and add to pumpkin mixture.
  3. Dissolve baking soda in the milk and add to batter until well combined.
  4. Hand fold in chocolate chips.
  5. Drop on parchment covered baking sheet by heaping teaspoons and place in preheated 375 degree oven. Bake 10 to 12 minutes, checking after
    8 minutes.
  6. Cool on baking rack


Trina's Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Trina’s Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
This recipe was featured in Aging Tree Illustrated published October 1, 2018

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