2 Classic Olive Oil CookiesRecipes

Do you simply love to have tea with your favourite cookies? If yes, then you need to join my clan. I simply love cookies and my favourite are chocolate chip cookies. Now the problem is that I am so addicted to cookies that sometimes I go a bit overboard and consume some extra cookies. This is why I was getting concerned whether I was eating right or not. Same is the story with my kids. They are continuously opening up the cookie jars. Well I knew that I had to find a solution to my problem so I figured a way out to make cookies the healthy way. I decided to make olive oil cookies. Now do not get surprised by the idea because I will just tell you how to make perfect cookie recipes.

Olive oil cookies recipes

Here are some of the best cookie recipes made with olive oil that are worth a try.

  • Chocolate chip cookies

Now I know that you are eager to know my recipe so I will just reveal how you have to make the perfect cookies. This recipe is a perfect tea time snack. Once you try these homemade chocolate chip cookies then you will not feel like buying any from the market.

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Preparation time: 10 mins

Cooking time: 10 to 12 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 C chocolate chips
  • 2 T Milk
  • 1 ½ C brown sugar
  • 2 whole eggs
  • 1 t vanilla extract
  • ¼ C olive oil
  • 1 t baking soda
  • 2 ¼ C all-purpose flour

Steps

  1. You need to start by pre-heating the oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Take a bowl. Combine the baking soda and the flour.
  3. Take a separate bowl. Now combine olive oil, vanilla essence and the brown sugar.
  4. When you are about to add the eggs then make sure that you do not add the eggs together. Only add one egg at a time and beat the mixture.
  5. Now slowly and gradually you need to add in the flour. For forming the perfect dough make sure that you add in the milk as well. If you feel that the dough is a bit too dry then you can add some more milk.
  6. Next start rolling the dough and place it on a greased baking dish. Top the dough with the chocolate chips.
  7. Now you should let the cookies bake for about 10 to 12 minutes till they are done.
  • Olive oil lemon crinkle cookies

If you wish to try a different flavour of cookies then the olive oil lemon crinkle cookies are worth a try.

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Preparation time: 10 mins

Cooking time: 5 to 7 mins

Ingredients

  • ½ t baking soda
  • ½ t baking powder
  • 2 whole eggs
  • 2 C all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 C olive oil
  • 2 C granulated sugar
  • 2 T fresh lemon juice
  • 2 T lemon zest

Steps

  1. You should make sure that you pre-heat your oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Whisk together baking soda, baking powder and flour in a bowl.
  3. Now take a medium sized bowl. Add the lemon zest, lemon juice, a cup of sugar, olive oil and eggs in the bowl. You should whisk this mixture well.
  4. Start adding the flour mixture to the egg mixture slowly and gradually. Combine the mixture and cover with a plastic wrap. You should freeze the dough for about an hour.
  5. After one hour take out the dough from the freezer and roll out a small ball. Press the balls and coat with the granulated sugar.
  6. Place the cookies on a lined baking sheet. You need to bake the cookies for 5 minutes and then rotate. Bake for another 5 to 7 minutes. When the cookies look a bit cracked this means they are done.

Do try out both my olive oil cookie recipes. You will find them pretty simple and they will not take you a lot of time in the kitchen. The best part is that the end result will be perfect. The cookies will truly taste out of this world and you will enjoy nibbling them. If you do find my recipes useful do not forget to click the share button.

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