Ultimate Cookies & Cream Confetti Cookies

May 17, 2017


Ultimate Cookies and Cream Confetti Cookies

I have been in Bavaria, Germany for almost three weeks now. The people have been amazing, the food has been great and I have had so many wonderful experiences. But, I am not going to lie, I have had a little difficulty in the kitchen. So many of the ingredients here are different from those in the USA. Some things, like baking soda, don't even exist. When I asked where it was, people were looking at me like I was crazy.

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So this means some of the things I am baking have needed a little bit of tweaking. There were some disastrous macarons, some mediocre chocolate chip cookies, and some odd looking Jumbles. One thing I have found that is definitely the same in both Germany and the USA is the Oreo. Nothing beats a good old fashioned Oreo dipped in milk (or my personal favorite, peanut butter).

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But for some reason, no one here had ever heard of "Cookies & Cream" - which is arguably one of the best flavors of all time. So I made the Bavarians some Cookies & Cream Cookies. They were skeptical at first, but after one bite, they were hooked.

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Cookies & Cream Cookies are usually pretty great, but these have cornstarch in them to make them extra soft and chewy. The marshmallows add a nice surprise and the sprinkles are there for obvious reasons. I am obsessed with these cookies - so if you are a big Oreo fan, make these ASAP.

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Ultimate Cookies & Cream Confetti Cookies


Ultimate Cookies & Cream Confetti Cookies | Sprinkles For Breakfast

Ingredients

  • 1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 2/3 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 3 1/3 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups mini marshmallows, divided
  • 2 cups chopped Oreos, divided
  • 1/3 cup sprinkles

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350° F and prepare a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, cream butter and sugar together.
  3. Add eggs and vanilla extract. Mix until combined.
  4. Add flour, corn starch, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Mix until just combined.
  5. Stir in 1 1/2 cups of marshmallows, 1 1/2 cups crushed Oreos, and sprinkles.
  6. Place dough in the fridge for 30 minutes.
  7. Use a large cookie scoop to scoop out cookie dough.
  8. Bake for 11 - 13 minutes.
  9. Place a few of the remaining mini marshmallows and Oreos on top of each cookie. Place back in the oven for 30 seconds.
  10. Let cool on baking sheet before transferring to a wire rack.

*Makes about 24 cookies






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