Valentine’s Day Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Valentine’s Day Chocolate Chip Cookies are soft and chewy, and decorated with red + pink smarties for Valentine’s Day! xo


Units Scale
  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 3/4 sugar
  • 2/3 cup lightly packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 tbsp milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 2/3 cups flour
  • 1 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 3/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/3 cups old fashioned oats (ground in a food processor)
  • 3/4 cup chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup red and pink smarties


  1. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Using an electric mixer cream together the butter and sugars.
  3. Add the egg, extra yolk, milk and vanilla then mix well.
  4. In a separate bowl whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
  5. Add the flour mix to the butter mix and combine.
  6. Add the ground oats and chocolate chips and mix well.
  7. Bake for 9-10 minutes.
  8. When the cookies have finished baking, let them rest for a minute or 2, then add the smarties to the tops of the cookies. Adding the smarties this way ensures that they don’t crack from the heat of baking.

Keywords: chocolate chip cookies, Valentine's Day cookies