What’s a person to do when you can’t decide which one you like better: a brownie or chocolate chip cookie? Well, make two different kinds of dough and get creative. If you’re the kind who likes to play with your food, this recipe is perfect. Not only do these up black and white cookies, they remind me of the Yin and Yang. Get ready to roll balls of cookie and brownie dough.

Brookies (Brownie + Chocolate Chip Cookie)

  • Prep Time:50 minutes
  • Cook Time:6 minutes
  • Total Time:1 hour
  • Servings:4 dozen
  • Medium

    Ingredients

  • Brownie Batter
  • 10 tablespoon softened butter
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 3 tablespoon flour
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Batter
  • 10 tablespoon softened butter
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 2 cup flour
  • 2 tablespoon flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup mini chocolate chips
Photo by Lauren Peller
Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 1

Preheat oven to 350°F.

Step 2

Mix butter, sugar and brown sugar until smooth. Add in egg, yolk and vanilla. Beat for about 2 minutes.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 3

In a separate bowl whisk cocoa powder, all flour, baking soda and salt.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 4

Mix wet and dry ingredients.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 5

Place the brownie batter in the fridge and start working on the chocolate chip cookie batter.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 6

To start the chocolate chip cookie batter, mix butter, sugar and brown sugar until smooth. Add in egg, yolk and vanilla. Beat for about 2 minutes.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 7

In a separate bowl whisk all flour, baking soda and salt.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 8

Mix wet and dry ingredients.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 9

Once the batter is smooth, gradually mix in mini chocolate chips.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 10

Get both of your batters ready and lay out wax paper to roll some balls. Portion both batters evenly and make teaspoon size balls.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 11

Once you have an even amount of brownie and cookie dough balls, take two and press them together with your hands to gently form a cookie shape.

Step 12

Prepare your pans with Silpat liners and place the cookies on the liner.

#SpoonTip: Make sure to leave a few inches between each cookie on the Silpat. 

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 13

Bake in the oven for approximately 6 minutes.

Step 14

Let the cookies cool on the pan for 2 minutes. Then, slide off to a baking rack.

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Photo by Lauren Peller

Step 15

Dunk your cookie in some milk or make it into a yummy ice cream sandwich.

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Photo by Lauren Peller