Malted Milk Cookies

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Malted Milk Cookies

Yield: About 3 dozen cookies

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Malted Milk Cookies


  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup granulated white sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, melted & cooled
  • 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup instant malted milk powder
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped malted milk balls


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. In a large bowl, use an electric mixer to beat the butter for about 30 seconds. Add the sugars and baking soda and beat until combined. Beat in the eggs, vanilla and melted chocolate. Beat in as much of the flour as your can with the mixer. Stir in any remaining flour and the malted milk powder. Stir in the chopped malted milk balls.
  3. Drop the dough from rounded teaspoons 2 1/2 inches apart onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake about 10 minutes or until edges are firm. Cool on a  cookie sheet for 1 minute. Transfer cookies to wire racks; cool.
  • To store, place in airtight container and cover- store at room temperature for up to 3 days. Or freeze for up to 3 months.
SOURCE: (via Better Homes and Gardens)

One Response to “Malted Milk Cookies”

  1. postedAug 16, 2010 10:49 AM

    I just made these cookies for my work friends. They’re so good! But they are much better after they have cooled because the malt balls are really unpleasant when hot. I can’t wait to try all the recipes here 😀

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