Friday, December 24, 2021

Double Chocolate Orange Buckwheat Cookies


This is the best cookie you'd have tasted! The chocolate and hint of orange make this cookie irresistible! This cookie has buckwheat flour incrreasing the nutritional profile. With so many plus points, this is a great one to make every time and enjoy with friends and family! With this new twist in double chocolate orange cookies, Santa would love to have a few! Make sure to leave a couple more:-)


Buckwheat aka kuttu (in Hindi) is very good for health and is gluten-free. This cookie has both all-purpose and buckwheat flour giving the best of both the textures and flavors. If you do not have buckwheat, try making with all-purpose flour, the flavor may be slightly different, but delicious though!



The cookies stay at room temperature for a week. I had to sneak a few to try, but beyond that I couldn't check as it was gone. The cookie thieves find the right spots to enjoy this cookie! Well, it is amazing and is expected! These are guaranteed to be gone at the blink of an eye!


I am linking this to Holiday Treats - Blogging Marathon, Bakeathon 2021, The Fourth Annual Holiday Cookie Recipe Exchange, and The Great Cookie Exchange! Cookies are perfect to share and gift to anyone! These are one of the best treats of the holidays!



If you don't have eggs or you have allergies, then you are at the right place! This blog has delicious, eggless cookie recipes perfect for any occasion! Here are the links to some.





Ingredients
Makes about 30-32 cookies

All-purpose flour - 3/4 cup
Buckwheat flour - 1/2 cup
Butter - 1 stick or 1/2 cup
Salt - 1/4 tsp
Orange zest - 1 tbsp
Flaxseed powder 
Brown sugar -2/3 cup
Vanilla - 1 tsp
Unsweetened cocoa powder - 1/3 cup
Chocolate chips - 1/2 cup, mini chips
Flax seed powder - 1 tbsp
Milk - 1/4 cup

Method

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Mix the dry ingredients and set aside.


Cream the butter and sugar along with flaxed egg and vanilla. Add the orange zest and beat well.


Add the flour in three to four batches and beat well until thoroughly mixed. Scrape the sides.


Fold in the chocolate chips.


Scoop with a cookie scopper. Add a couple of reserved chocolate chips.


Bake for 9-10 minutes. For a crunchier cookie, bake for a minute longer. Remove from the oven, cool for a few minutes,. Transfer to cooling rack and cool completely.


Store in an airtight container. 

3 comments:

  1. These cookies look so yummy Radha. I love the chocolate orange combination. And to top you have those chips as well..excellent!

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  2. Super ones ! I too love the chocolate and orange combo ! Love their rustic dusky look , I am sure they are a treat .

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  3. I have never tried baking with buckwheat flour, and these rustic looking cookies are really calling my name... so crunchy...

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