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Oatmeal Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies are bursting with delicious mix-ins and are guaranteed to please a crowd.

Hi friends!

I’m adding a classic cookie recipe to your arsenal today. Everyone has a favorite chocolate chip cookie – a tried and true staple that never fails. For me, that’s these Chewy Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies. But it’s also good to have a few more go-to recipes, usually some with fun mix-ins!

Oatmeal Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

That’s where this recipe comes in! It’s a classic chewy chocolate chip cookie recipe with hints of cinnamon and lots of chopped walnuts, chocolate chips and oats mixed in.

If you, like me, do not actually love walnuts, you could swap in pecans like I often do! You could even use slivered almonds or chopped peanuts.

You could also swap chocolate chips for raisins for a different spin.

Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies

Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookie Recipe

Let’s talk about the ingredients:

Butter – softened to room temperature, not melted!

Brown sugar – helps make them chewy

White sugar

Eggs – we use one egg + one egg yolk for a chewier cookie

Vanilla and cinnamon- for flavor

Flour – I use white whole wheat flour but AP flour is fine. You can also use a 1:1 gluten-free baking blend

Baking soda

Oats – I use rolled oats

Walnuts – chopped to the desired size. I chop mine fairly small

Chocolate chips

Here are all the details:


Oatmeal Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies are bursting with delicious mix-ins and are guaranteed to please a crowd. 

Author: Lindsay
Yield: makes 2 dozen cookies


8 Tbsp butter, softened to room temperature
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup white sugar
1 egg + 1 egg yolk
1 tsp vanilla
1 tsp cinnamon
1.5 cups flour
3/4 cup rolled oats
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 cup chocolate chips
3/4 cup chopped walnuts


With a mixer, beat softened butter and sugars for one minute until light and fluffy.
Add egg, egg yolk and vanilla and mix well.
Add cinnamon, flour, baking soda and oats and mix until just combined.
Add walnuts and chocolate chips and mix again.
Chill dough at least 30 minutes in the fridge.
Scoop onto greased or lined cookie sheets and flatten lightly with a fork. Add extra walnuts and chocolate chips to the top if desired.
Bake at 350 for 11-12 minutes.


You can use any kind of nuts you prefer, or leave the nuts out completely.

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Be sure to let me know if you try these! I can’t wait to hear what you think!

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