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Better than Sex Cookies

Rated as 4.38 out of 5 Stars

"Here is a recipe for some very good cookies. These cookies were once described as 'better than sex' by a platonic female friend."
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Ingredients

servings 314 cals
Original recipe yields 24 servings (4 dozen)

Directions

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
  2. In a large mixer bowl, beat butter and sugar until creamy. Add eggs and vanilla extract; beat until light and fluffy.
  3. In a separate bowl, stir together flour, baking soda and salt; gradually blend into butter mixture.
  4. Stir in vanilla chips, and macadamia nuts. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake for 9 minutes. (Do not overbake; cookies will be soft. They will puff while baking; flatten upon cooling.) Cool slightly, remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 314 calories; 16.5 g fat; 37.9 g carbohydrates; 3.5 g protein; 36 mg cholesterol; 197 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Well...These were a good cookie. However, I had to make 2 batches. The 1st batch followed it to a T and my cookies were slightly flat and needed a little something, but couldn't put my finger on...

Most helpful critical review

These are basically sugar cookies with white chocolate and nuts. I will stick to my original white chocolate macadamia nut cookies. Need to add brown sugar to these

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Well...These were a good cookie. However, I had to make 2 batches. The 1st batch followed it to a T and my cookies were slightly flat and needed a little something, but couldn't put my finger on...

My family really enjoyed these cookies. I was a little disappointed only because they flatten out so much.

This is the tastiest basic cookie recipe I have found. You can add a variety of ingredients to this to make different cookies for ex. choc. chips, nuts, dried fruits, or just sprinkle with colo...

very very good cookie....so what if they flatten out, just make your little cookie ball taller instead of flatter before you stick them in the oven...not hard

Cookies are good...not as good as sex but good. If you chill dough before cooking they don't become as thin as if you don't. Also they need to be cooked for 10 minutes not 9 minutes. Thanks

These are basically sugar cookies with white chocolate and nuts. I will stick to my original white chocolate macadamia nut cookies. Need to add brown sugar to these

Easy, simple, and with ingredients I can keep on hand at all times. I will make this again, but I tweaked the first batch a bit. I ran out of vanilla extract so I used almond instead and I only...

Easy cookie to make, liked the consistency although I felt like they were missing a little something. The taste was just a little on the bland side. The look and presentation was good, I did n...

I used the same exact ingredients as Mike submitted, though baked them as a Bar Cookie and they " Scored" .