Chocolate-Orange-Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe by Mirj2338
READY IN: 21mins
YIELD: 30 cookies




  • Heat oven to 350º.
  • Beat 1 cup sugar, butter, 1 tablespoon grated orange peel and the egg in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed, or mix with spoon.
  • Stir in flour, cocoa, salt, baking powder and baking soda.
  • Stir in pecans and chocolate morsels.
  • Shape dough into 1 1/2-inch balls.
  • Mix 1/3 cup sugar and 1 teaspoon grated orange peel.
  • Roll balls in sugar mixture.
  • Place about 3 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Flatten to about 1/2-inch thickness with bottom of glass.
  • Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until set.
  • Cool slightly; remove from cookie sheet.
  • Cool on wire rack.