White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 12 mins

These are one of the most decadent cookies I've ever made. But I must warn you--eat these when you are alone, you don't want anyone to know how many you have eaten. Cooking time is per sheet.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat sugars, butter, shortening, vanilla and egg in a large bowl till fluffy.
  2. In a separate bowl, stir together flour, soda and salt.
  3. Add to butter mixture.
  4. Stir in chocolate and nuts.
  5. Drop by rounded tablespoons onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake for 10 - 12 minutes or until light brown at 350°.
  7. Cool 1 - 2 minutes before removing from the sheet.
Most Helpful

5 5

Very good! I did add more white chocolate chips and nuts. I also added about 2 tablespoons of lime juice. I'll be making these again, for sure!

5 5

These are so yummy. I used squares of white baking chocolate that I cut into chunks. This is now one of my fave cookie recipes. Made for Aus/Nz recipe swap # 29

5 5

Ah, the awesomeness of these cookies! I just love them. I actually ran out of all purpose flour in the middle of making these, so I ended up using half regular, and half white whole-wheat flour. They turned out just fine. I added a touch more macadamia nuts too. Absolutely wonderful. Thank you!