Chunky Monkey Pudding Cookies
A chewy and delicious cookie inspired by Ben & Jerry's Chunky Monkey!
Prep Time2 hrs 30 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time2 hrs 40 mins
Servings: 4 Dozen Cookies
- 3/4 cup Brown Sugar
- 1/4 cup Sugar
- 1/2 cup 1 stick Unsalted Butter (room temp)
- 1 - 3.4 oz Package Instant Banana Cream Pudding
- 2 Eggs
- 1 Additional Egg Yolk
- 1 tsp Homemade Vanilla Extract
- 2 1/2 cups All Purpose Flour
- 1 tsp Baking Soda
- 1/2 tsp of Salt
- 1 cup Chopped Walnuts
- 1 cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chunks
Cream butter and sugars together until smooth.
Add pudding, eggs, additional egg yolk and vanilla. Beat for about one minute on medium speed.
In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda, and salt.
Add dry ingredients to the wet ingredients a 1/2 cup at a time and mix until combined.
Fold in chocolate chunks and walnuts.
Mold into a giant ball and wrap tightly in plastic wrap.
Chill for at least two hours, overnight is best.
Scoop 1 1/2 tablespoon sized scoops onto a nonstick baking sheet about two inches apart. I use this kind of scoop.
Bake at 350 F for 10-13 minutes.
Cool on pan for a couple of minutes before transferring to a cooling rack.