Salted Oatmeal White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oh my goodness.  These are the simplest yet most delicious cookies I have made in a long time.  Things with White Chocolate in them are usually a little hit or miss, but everyone loved these (even the buds who don’t like white chocolate).  Who knew that a little bit of salt could go such a long way? Don’t answer that…

Adapted from Smitten Kitchen


1 cup all-purpose flour
3/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon table salt
14 tablespoons (1 3/4 sticks) unsalted butter, slightly softened
1 cup sugar
1/4 cup packed light brown sugar
1 large egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

3/4 cups of white chocolate chips
2 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats

Kosher or Sea Salt


1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

2. Line baking sheet with parchment paper or aluminum foil.

3. In a medium bowl, whisk together dry ingredients: flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.

4. In a large bowl or your electric mixer, beat butter and sugars until light and fluffy.

5. Use a spatula to get the stuff off the sides and then add egg and vanilla and beat until incorporated.

6. Gradually add the flour mixture and mix until smooth. Make sure there is no deliciousness hanging out on the sides of the bowl.

7. Add oats and white chocolate and mix until well incorporated.

8.  Roll the dough into small balls (about 2 tablespoons) and place on baking sheet about two inches apart.

9. Sprinkle  some kosher/sea salt on each cookie

10. Bake until cookies are golden brown, about 13 to 16 minutes.

11. Be cool.

12. Share and Enjoy!

This is a go to recipe for the decade. You think I am kidding? But I am completely serious.


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