Red Velvet Cookies with White Chocolate and Almonds

The cookie cravings attack again! Red velvet cake is awesome, so why wouldn’t red velvet cookies be just as awesome? I went with a more cakey consistency for the cookies, as well as tossing in some white chocolate chips and chopped almonds. Keep reading for the recipe!
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Ingredients:
• 1 cup butter (softened)
• 1 1/2 cup sugar
• 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa
• 1/2 tsp. salt
• 2 cups flour
• 2 eggs
• 1 tsp. baking soda
• 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
• 1 tsp. vinegar
• 1 cup white chocolate chips
• 1 (2oz) bag almonds (chopped)
• 1 1/2 tsp. red food color (if desired)
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Preheat the oven to 350F.
Smash/chop up the almonds (unless you purchased them chopped already)
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In a medium bowl, cream together the sugar and butter.
Add the eggs one at a time, then toss in the vanilla, vinegar and food coloring until well blended.
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Stir in the cocoa, flour, baking soda and salt until smooth.
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Mix in the chocolate and almonds.
Bake the cookies on a greased sheet for 10-12 minutes.
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Allow cookies to cool and eat them up!

9 thoughts on “Red Velvet Cookies with White Chocolate and Almonds

  1. Janine says:

    These look delicious! I love your pictures and recipe choices. Will definitely have to try some of your recipes soon! Keep it up =]

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  2. Allison says:

    Oo, yum! I am (strangely) not the biggest fan of cake, but I love cookies, and these look awesome! Way better than any kind of red velvet cake, if you ask me. Plus I love the addition of almonds.

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