These maple & pecan cookies are My favourite. So simple to make and perfect for the whole family to enjoy.

You will need…..

160g soft brown sugar 

1 egg and 1 egg yolk 

220g plain flour 

1 tsp baking powder 

80g chopped pecans – plus 12 pecan halves for decorating

2  tablespoons maple syrup 

85g Chocolate chips


Pre best oven to 180c 

Whisk together butter and sugar till nice and smooth ( takes about 3 minutes) 

Add the 1 egg and 1 egg yolk, All the maple syrup and whisk in for another minute

Add in the flour and baking powder – gently fold with a spatula using the figure of 8 motion

Next add in the chopped pecans and chocolate chips, fold in again using spatula

Spoon out 14 little balls and put in a greased or lined tin

Bake for 10 – 12 mins at 180c