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Mocha Cookies

Revathi Palani
M&M’s® Coffee Nut Mocha Cookies are delicious and indulgent chewy homemade cookies rich with the flavors of coffee and chocolate.
4 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 1 hr 15 mins
Course Cookie
Cuisine American
Servings 18

Ingredients
  

Dry Ingredients

  • All purpose flour - 1 Cup
  • Corn Starch - 1 Tbsp
  • Cocoa Powder - ⅓ Cup
  • Baking Soda - ½ tsp
  • Salt - ⅛ tsp

Wet Ingredients

  • Flax Seed meal - 1 Tbsp
  • Water - 3 + 1 Tbsp (slightly warm)
  • Instant coffee powder - 1 Tbsp
  • Butter - 1 stick | ½ Cup (softened, at room temperature)
  • Sugar - ½ Cup
  • Brown Sugar - ⅓ Cup
  • M&M’s® Coffee Nut - ¾ Cups

Instructions
 

  • First, add all the dry ingredients to a large mixing bowl. Mix well until combined. 
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  • Add the flax seed meal to a small bowl. Add 3 Tbsp of water to the flax seed meal, mix well and keep aside.
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  • Also, add the instant coffee powder to the remaining 1 Tbsp water, mix well and keep aside.
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  • Now, add the softened butter to a large mixing bowl along with both the regular and brown sugar. Beat with an electric or hand whisk until soft and fluffy.
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  • Add the flax seed mixture and coffee mixture to the whisked butter sugar mixture. Beat again until everything is mixed well and fluffy.
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  • Now, add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients little by little and whisk until combined into a dough.
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  • Add the M&M’s® Coffee Nut to the dough, gently fold it in. Refrigerate for about 30 mins to 1 hr. 
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  • Pre-heat the oven to 350 F. Grease a baking sheet or cover with parchment paper and keep aside. Scoop about a tablespoon of dough and place it onto the baking sheet. Bake for about 8 - 10 mins until the cookie is done. Pull out the cookies from the oven and leave them to cool for about 5 mins. Then transfer them to a cooling rack and let them cool completely.
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  • Store in an airtight container and enjoy.
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Notes | FAQ

- Adjust the quantity of instant coffee powder based on its strength and based on your taste preference.
- Flax seed meal + water is a substitute for egg. If not a vegan / vegetarian, feel free to replace it with a large egg.
- Adjust the size of the dough balls based on the size of cookie you desire.
- Baking time would depend on your oven settings and the size of cookie.
- Leave atleast 1-2 inches space between the cookie dough while baking to make sure that they do not stick to each other after baking.
- Immediately after pulling the cookies from the oven, they will be very soft and feel like they are under cooked. It is mandatory to let them cool :-)