Oatmeal Orange Milk Chocolate Chunk Cookies

  • Yield:

    about 32 cookies

  • Course:

    Dessert

Ingredients

6 ounces (12 tablespoons) unsalted butter, softened
1 cup light brown sugar
1/3 cup sugar
Grated zest from one orange
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 1/4 cups old fashioned oats
1 1/4 cups flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1 cup milk chocolate chunks, or chips

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  2. Beat butter, sugars and orange zest until pale and creamy. Add eggs one at a time. Add vanilla extract.
  3. Add oats, flour, baking soda, salt, and chocolate chunks. Mix until just combined.
  4. Scoop or spoon into 1 1/2 inch balls on parchment lined baking sheets several inches apart.
  5. Bake 12-14 minutes until golden brown. Cool and remove from baking sheets.