Chocolate Chip Turtle Cookies Recipe

Nothing cheers me up like homemade chocolate chip cookies, especially when topped with creamy caramel and pecans.  This is a delicious twist on the chocolate chip cookie that you are bound to love!

Serves: 24

Chocolate Chip Turtle Cookies Recipe

15 minCook Time

15 minTotal Time

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  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 2/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 2/3 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups milk chocolate chips
  • 14 Kraft caramels
  • 3 tablespoons heavy cream or half and half
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.  Combine flour, baking soda and salt in a small bowl; set aside.  Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until creamy.  Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.  Gradually beat in flour mixture.  Stir in chocolate chips.  Drop by rounded tablespoon onto ungreased baking sheets.  Bake for 9 to 11 minutes or until golden brown.  Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.
  3. Microwave caramels and cream in a small bowl, stirring occasionally, until smooth, 1 to 2 minutes.  Drizzle caramel over cookies and sprinkle with chopped pecans.



704 cal


19 g


117 g


20 g
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