Smashed Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies ~ Smashed Banana Blueberry Chocolate Chip Cookies

hosted by Chaya & Min at OUR KrAzY kitchen

No story ~ just craved bananas and chocolate chips!

4 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup butter softened
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon maple extract
2 JUMBO eggs
2 cups milk chocolate chips
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
2 smashed bananas*

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • Sift together the flour, soda and salt.
  • Cream butter.
  • Add bananas.
  • Add sugars and vanilla, blend until smooth.
  • Add eggs one at a time until well blended.
  • Gradually add the flour mixture and blend well.
  • Fold in nuts and chocolate chips. (And or blueberries at this point).
  • Drop by spoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake 10-12 minutes.
  • Cool.

*for the next batch I substituted 1 cup dried blueberries for 1 of the bananas.

aprons 3

~3 Sides of Crazy~

LOL Dave – Yes & Yes. About 2 tablespoons more butter and substituting maple sugar would work beautifully. I did make another batch using those proportions, but no pictures for myself and the neighbors and they were ooey, gooey chewy!