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Milkyway Cookies

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ohhhhh, ohhhh, hellooooooo

AHHHHHH, Sweet deliciousness
 

Oh fine, enough of me drooling over these milkyway cookies, on to the story behind them.
Have you guys been getting your free chocolate every week? Well, we have and we have so much that it’s getting a little bit out of control. Ok, so maybe A LOT out of control. We’ve had to get pretty creative to keep up, this recipe is one of our newest creations.

The other day I ran to the store to buy a certain candy to try a new cookie recipe, however they were out so I had to settle with milkyway candy bars. At first I was a little skeptical, would these really be any good? Oh, but don’t you worry, they were ridiculous. Ridiculously good that is! The entire cookie is so soft and chewy but with the milkyway centers they are just that much softer and just that much chewier! YUM! I really don’t think it gets much better than this my friends!

Can Cookie Dough Be Frozen?

Form cookie dough in a ball and place in an airtight container.

Or, portion dough into individual cookies onto a parchment lined cookie sheet and freeze.

Once frozen, put cookies in a heavy duty freezer bag.

Freeze for up to 3 months.

How Long Will Soft Cookies Keep?

Fresh baked cookies will keep for 2-3 weeks at room temperature.

Soft cookies should be stored in an airtight container.

How Long Will Cookies Keep In the Freezer?

You can keep cookies in a freezer for 3 months.

They should be properly wrapped in plastic and foil, or stored in a heavy duty freezer bag.

Milkyway Cookies

Milkyway Cookies

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Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 9 minutes
Total Time: 24 minutes

Ingredients

Take Me to the Milky Way Cookies Recipe by me and cookie by that guy that was my neighbor back in college who I can't remember his name. SORRY

  • 1/2 Cup Unsalted Butter
  • 1/2 Cup Butter Flavored Shortening
  • 3/4 Cup Sugar
  • 1 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla
  • 3 Cups Flour
  • 3/4 Teaspoon Salt
  • 3/4 Teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 4 Regular Milky Way Candy Bars

Instructions

  • Heat oven to 350
  • Cream together butter, sugars, eggs and vanilla.
  • In a separate bowl sift together flour, salt, and baking soda.
  • Add to creamed mixture and beat well.
  • Cut candy bars in 1/2-1 inch pieces and set aside.
  • Form dough into large balls and break in half.
  • Place a piece of the candy bar in the middle of one piece and the other on top.
  • Close the sides and place on a baking sheet.
  • Bake for 9 min and plan on sharing with the neighbors so you don't gain 5.2 million pounds.
Nutrition Facts
Milkyway Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 batch)
Calories 4659
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 570.1mg190%
Carbohydrates 628g209%
Fiber 10.8g45%
Sugar 332.9g370%
Protein 53.4g107%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
 

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Cheney Family

Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

And this family especially loves to eat.

They love everything from the keep you fit and healthy to the get out your sweat pants indulgent and everything in between.

But most of all, they love the memories made, shared and treasured and it’s all thanks to a meal shared together with loved ones.

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6 comments

  • oh my word…the texture of these cookies looks out of this world!

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  • Definitely trying these! They look delish.

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  • Milky Way has always been my favorite – I'm sure these are delicious!

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  • ok carri now my mouth is watering! thanks! 🙂

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  • These look amazing! I can't wait to try them out.

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