Chewy Chocolate Cookies (Low Fat)

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by This Spatula

These cookies develop a hard outer-layer that often cracks open and a moist and chewy interior. They have an intense chocolate flavor, reminiscent of fudgy brownies.

Top Review by NM Patricia

The dough was incredibly thick. I couldn't fold in nuts and chips as much as stir them in with a wooden spoon and a lot of elbow grease. Not sure what I did wrong or what I would do different - yet. I won't give up on this one. But they are exactly as described - hard outer layer with cracks tasting verymuch like brownies.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F Grease two cookies sheets.
  2. Beat egg whites until frothy.
  3. Sift sugar, cocoa and flour into the whites.
  4. Add water.
  5. Continue beating on high for a few minutes until the mixture thickens.
  6. Fold in walnuts and chocolate chips with a rubber spatula.
  7. Place generous spoonfuls on the mixture one inch apart on the cookie sheets.
  8. Bake 12-15 minutes, until firm on top but soft on the inside. It is best to bake these one sheet at a time.
  9. Cool on a wire rack.

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