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