The Ultimate Chocolate-Chip Cookies

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by mielhollinger

One bite and chocolate-chip-cookie lovers will know they have met their match! (This recipe is from the book "The Vegan Sourcebook".)

Top Review by smody

These came out beautifully. Needed a quick treat and left out the walnuts, halved the recipe and made them in my toaster oven. Fast and delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.
  3. Set aside.
  4. Place the oats, flour, nuts, chocolate chips, salt, and baking soda in a large mixing bowl.
  5. Stir with a wire whisk.
  6. Place the oil, maple syrup, water, and vanilla in a small mixing bowl and beat vigorously with a wire whisk until emulsified.
  7. Stir into the oat-flour mixture, mixing hust until everything is evenly moistened.
  8. Let sit 5 minutes.
  9. Drop slightly rounded tablespoons of dough onto the prepared baking sheets, about 1 inch apart.
  10. The dough will be crumbly.
  11. Flatten with your hand to 1/3-inch thick.
  12. Smooth the edges to make each cookie uniformly round, gently pressing the dough so that the cookies hold together.
  13. Bake one sheet at a time on the center shelf of the oven until cookies are lightly brown, about 18 minutes.
  14. Transfer to a cooling rack and cool completely.
  15. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

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