Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies Recipe

Jamie Lothridge | My Baking Addiction Updated

Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies is a gorgeous, chewy cookie you must make. You probably have all the ingredients in your kitchen!

Chocolate chip cookies are a topic of great debate in my family. Eric and my dad prefer thin and super crispy cookies - think Tate's Bake Shop.

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In fact, they're both obsessed with Tate’s cookies. I've tried my best to replicate them at home using the published Tate's recipe and they're just not the same.

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Then there's my mom's boyfriend who will pretty much eat any cookie that crosses his path. And this girl, I'm kind of a fan of crisp edges with chewy centers – the New York Times chocolate chip cookie recipe will forever be my favorite.

Needless to say, there's not a single recipe that meets everyone's cookie specifications, but come on, we're talking about cookies here and the truth is, no one really passes them up either.

Since we're in the middle of packing our lives into eleventy million boxes, I've decided to try and use up everything that I can in the pantry before we pack up the U-Haul.

This means loads of baking chips - so many that it's mildly embarrassing - jello, nuts, sweetened condensed milk, and you probably guessed it - pudding. Why we have a gazillion boxes of instant pudding is seriously beyond me - clearly I hoard pudding and baking chips like my life depends on it. If I’m completely honest? I'm not even remotely sorry about it.

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Mainly because things like cookies come out of that hoarding behavior. The great thing about these chocolate chip pudding cookies is that the recipe bakes up a ton of super soft, delicious cookies.

This makes this recipe perfect for family gatherings, work potlucks, or bribing everyone you know to help put all the things into boxes. Just sayin'.

Craving more cookies? Of course you are! Be sure to check out my brown butter maple nutmeg cookies and my giant M&M cookies on Food Fanatic.

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Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies Recipe

    66 Servings

Ingredients

  • 4 1/2 cups All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 teaspoons Baking Soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 2 cups Butter, Softened
  • 1 1/2 cups Brown Sugar, Packed
  • 1/2 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 5.1 ounce box Vanilla Pudding Mix, Instant
  • 4 large Eggs
  • 2 teaspoons Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 4 cups Semisweet Chocolate Chips

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda and salt. Set aside.
  3. In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, or in a large bowl with an electric mixer, cream butter and sugars on medium speed for 3 minutes. Add in dry pudding mix, eggs and vanilla and mix until incorporated.
  4. Gradually add dry ingredients to the butter mixture and mix until just combined. Stir in chocolate chips.
  5. Using a medium cookie scoop (about 1.5 tablespoons), scoop cookie dough balls onto prepared baking sheets at least 2 inches apart.
  6. Bake in preheated oven for 10-12 minutes.
  7. Allow cookies to cool on pan for about 3 minutes before carefully removing them to a wire rack to cool completely.

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Author: Jamie Lothridge
Recipe Yields: 66 cookies
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 27 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 cookie
Servings Per Recipe 66

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 73
Calories 168

% Daily Value*
14%
Total Fat 9g
27%
  Saturated Fat 5g
3%
Sodium 76mg
6%
Total Carbohydrate 19g
1%
  Dietary Fiber 1g
  Sugars 13g
4%
Protein 2g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.
Jamie Lothridge

About Jamie

Jamie has an addiction to all things baking, as you'd guess from her blog, My Baking Addiction. She creates all things cookies just for us Food Fanatics, though.